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Author Davenport-Hines, R. P. T. (Richard Peter Treadwell), 1953-

Title An English affair : sex, class and power in the age of Profumo / Richard Davenport-Hines.

Published London : HarperPress, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  941.08560922 DAVE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Notes ON ORDER - ANF-68 - 05-Apr-13.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. ONE CAST -- ch. 1 Prime Minister -- ch. 2 War Minister -- ch. 3 Lord -- ch. 4 Doctor -- ch. 5 Good-Time Girls -- ch. 6 Landlords -- ch. 7 Hacks -- ch. 8 Spies -- pt. TWO DRAMA -- ch. 9 Acting Up -- ch. 10 Show Trials -- ch. 11 Safety Curtain.
Summary 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.
Subject Keeler, Christine -- Sexual behavior.
Profumo, John D. -- Sexual behavior.
Scandals -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Political corruption -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Profumo Affair.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1964-1979.
Standard Number 60001743724
ISBN 9780007435845 (hbk.)
0007435843 (hbk.)