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The sex lives of Australians : a history / Frank Bongiorno ; with a foreword by Michael Kirby
Bib ID 6607624
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Bongiorno, Frank, 1969- author
 
Description Collingwood, Vic. : Black Inc., an imprint of Schwartz Publishing Pty Ltd, [2015] 
©2015 
xv, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations, portraits 20 cm 
ISBN 9781863957076 (paperback)
Summary

"Cross-dressing colonists, effeminate bush-rangers and women-shortage woes - here is the first ever history of sex in Australia, from Botany Bay to the present day"--Back cover.

Notes

First published 2012.

Awards Winner of the 2013 ACT Book of the Year Award. 
Subjects Australians -- Sexual behavior -- History.  |  Australians -- Sexual behavior -- Political aspects.  |  Social change -- Australia -- History.  |  Australians -- Social life and customs -- History.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Kirby, Michael, writer of foreword

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