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An English affair : sex, class and power in the age of Profumo

Author: R P T Davenport-Hines
Publisher: London : HarperPress, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A racy snapshot of Britain in the late 1950s and early 1960s, published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Profumo affair.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: John D Profumo; Christine Keeler; Christine Keeler; John D Profumo; John D Profumo; Christine Keeler; Stephen Thomas Ward
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R P T Davenport-Hines
ISBN: 9780007435845 0007435843 0007435851 9780007435852
OCLC Number: 810945975
Description: xv, 400 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Richard Davenport-Hines.
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Published to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the Profumo scandal, An English Affair is a sharp-focused snapshot of a nation on the brink of social revolution.  Read more...

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