Purity crusade: sexual morality and social control, 1868-1900

by David J. Pivar

Publisher: Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn

Written in English
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  • United States.

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  • Prostitution -- United States,
  • United States -- Moral conditions

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 291-298.

Statement[by] David J. Pivar.
SeriesContributions in American history ;, no. 23
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ125.U6 P57
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5708949M
ISBN 100837163196
LC Control Number70179650

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