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A Sexual Odyssey
     

A Sexual Odyssey

by Kenneth Maxwell
 
Called a "fascinating journey of sexual adventure and misadventure" by prefessors and therapists. A Sexual Odyssey explores the sexual lore and literature of the past and sheds light on how modern-day sex, sex roles, and sex play are changing at a frenetic pace. Kenneth Maxwell has written a work that contextualizes sex in human history. For everyone curious

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Called a "fascinating journey of sexual adventure and misadventure" by prefessors and therapists. A Sexual Odyssey explores the sexual lore and literature of the past and sheds light on how modern-day sex, sex roles, and sex play are changing at a frenetic pace. Kenneth Maxwell has written a work that contextualizes sex in human history. For everyone curious about sex and human nature, A Sexual Odyssey imparts a learned history lesson while teaching the great lovemaking secrets of the past and exposing the creativity that will enable us to "soar to the Elysian heights of sexual pleasure" in the future.

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A not-too-spicy exploration of the history of human sexuality, drawing on sexual literature and lore of the past and recent developments including changing sex roles, sex on the Internet, AIDS, and birth control. Other topics include nude beaches, aphrodisiacs, and the history of prostitution. Includes b&w photos and illustrations. For general readers. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780306454059
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Pages:
306
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.54(h) x 1.15(d)
Lexile:
1440L (what's this?)

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