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Ladies of the Night: A Historical and Personal Perspective on the Oldest Profession in the World
Ladies of the Night: A Historical and Personal Perspective on the Oldest Profession in the World
by Gene Simmons
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Beautifully illustrated in lush, one-of-a-kind binding, Ladies of the Night offers a fresh look at the history of the "world's oldest profession" as seen through the eyes of rock legend - and renowned ladies' man - Gene Simmons. A man who proudly boasts... (read more)

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Casting Stones: Prostitution and Liberation in Asia and the United States
Casting Stones: Prostitution and Liberation in Asia and the United States
by Rita Nakashim Brock
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A cross-cultural analysis by two leading feminist theoloians of the sex industry, this book concentrates on the role of religion in shaping and sustaining related cultural values and the roles of militarism and business in the sexual exploitation of... (read more)

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Leaving Prostitution: Getting Out and Staying Out of Sex Work
Leaving Prostitution: Getting Out and Staying Out of Sex Work
by Sharon S Oselin
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While street prostitutes comprise only a small minority of sex workers, they have the highest rates of physical and sexual abuse, arrest and incarceration, drug addiction, and stigmatization, which stem from both their public visibility and their... (read more)

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Assuming the Position: A Memoir of Hustling
Assuming the Position: A Memoir of Hustling
by Rick Whitaker
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Rick Whitaker divulges the complex reasons that drove him to prostitution and reflects on the cost of a life of half-truths and emotional lies. With an unsentimental eye, Whitaker chronicles his descent and eventual resolution.... (read more)

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Naked: The Life and Pornography of Michael Lucas
Naked: The Life and Pornography of Michael Lucas
by Corey Taylor
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A no-hold-barred, authorized biography that delivers a fascinating and provocative portrait of gay porns hottest maverick star--featuring outrageous quotes and never-before-told personal stories about the industry he changed forever.... (read more)

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Strip City: A Stripper's Farewell Journey Across America
Strip City: A Stripper's Farewell Journey Across America
by Lily Burana
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The ultimate road trip; a daring and disarmingly honest odyssey across America with an ex-stripper who dusts off her dancing shoes for a farewell tour. Lily Burana had been working as a journalist for five years when, on a cross-country assignment... (read more)

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The Invention of Pornography, 1500-1800: Obscenity and the Origins of Modernity
The Invention of Pornography, 1500-1800: Obscenity and the Origins of Modernity
by Lynn Avery Hunt
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In America today the debate over the censorship of pornography continues to call into question the values of a modern, democratic culture.... (read more)

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Bunny Tales: Behind Closed Doors at the Playboy Mansion
Bunny Tales: Behind Closed Doors at the Playboy Mansion
by Izabella St James
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When this beach bunny caught the eye of Hugh Hefner at an L.A. nightclub, Izabella St. James was looking for a fun break from studying for the bar. As the latest Girlfriend of the Playboy founder, her “break” lasted two years, but life behind... (read more)

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The Porning of America: The Rise of Porn Culture, What It Means, and Where We Go from Here
The Porning of America: The Rise of Porn Culture, What It Means, and Where We Go from Here
by Carmine Sarracino
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From the popular Bratz dolls to the infamous photos from Abu Ghraib, The Porning of America reveals that porn has become the mainstream--and the mainstream has become porn. Carmine Sarracino and Kevin Scott argue that porn has seeped into and been... (read more)

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Skin City: Uncovering the Las Vegas Sex Industry (Las Vegas Review-Journal Book)
Skin City: Uncovering the Las Vegas Sex Industry (Las Vegas Review-Journal Book)
by Jack Sheehan
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- Reveals the lives of those who live in and around the sex industry and why they chose it. - Secrets and titillating expose of what goes on behind the scenes in the Las Vegas that people want to see but never admit to.... (read more)

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The Book of the Courtesans: A Catalog of Their Virtues
The Book of the Courtesans: A Catalog of Their Virtues
by Susan Griffin
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"Provocative and compelling, filled with Susan Griffin's typically wise and beautiful writing, The Book of The Courtesans rescues from near oblivian some of history's most outrageous and audacious women." --Alice Walker, author of The Color... (read more)

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Brothel: Mustang Ranch and Its Women
Brothel: Mustang Ranch and Its Women
by Alexa Albert
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In this fascinating study of Nevada's infamous Mustang Ranch, Albert puts a human face on the women who work in America's largest brothel. "Brothel" is a candid and powerful work that examines the realities behind prostitution and tells the stories of... (read more)

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Spent
Spent
by Antonia Crane
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A small town girl leaves her troubled family and starts stripping — which introduces her to a community that keeps her sober and saves her life — but a roller-coaster lifestyle ensues. She gets drugged, does enema shows, and unionizes the club.... (read more)

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Pornified (05 Edition)
Pornified (05 Edition)
by Pamela Paul
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“Strips porn of its culture-war claptrap . . . Pornified may stand as a Kinsey Report for our time.”—San Francisco Chronicle Porn in America is everywhere—not just in cybersex and Playboy but in popular video games, advice columns... (read more)

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Madam Millie: Bordellos from Silver City to Ketchikan
Madam Millie: Bordellos from Silver City to Ketchikan
by Max Evans
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Madam Millie contains sordid details and frank language that will make many readers blush. It is unvarnished language, as recorded directly from Millie by Max Evans over a period of almost twenty years. It presents a complete picture of the business of... (read more)

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The Bunny Years: The Inside Story of the Playboy Clubs and the Women Who Worked as Bunnies
The Bunny Years: The Inside Story of the Playboy Clubs and the Women Who Worked as Bunnies
by Kathryn Leigh Scott
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A collective biography of a group of free-spirited women who thrived in an era of explosive change, "The Bunny Years" includes the author's remembrances of her experience as a Bunny in the New York Playboy Club, plus anecdotes and informative statistics... (read more)

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Pornography: Women, Violence, and Civil Liberties
Pornography: Women, Violence, and Civil Liberties
by Catherine Itzin
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Does freedom of speech always play a more important role in society than the civil rights of certain members of that society? Is pornography an excuse to publish acts of violence? Many respected writers, both men and women, have contributed to this... (read more)

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Confessions of a Working Girl: A True Story
Confessions of a Working Girl: A True Story
by Miss S
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FOR $6,000 A NIGHT, WOULD YOU? Miss S is smart, sassy, sexually frustrated, and broke. A university art student with rent money due, she spots an ad for a different type of student job - in a brothel. Offered a job on the spot, Miss S is amazed by her... (read more)

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The Invention of Pornography, 1500-1800: Obscenity and the Origins of Modernity
The Invention of Pornography, 1500-1800: Obscenity and the Origins of Modernity
by Lynn Hunt
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In America today the debate over the censorship of pornography continues to call into question the values of a modern, democratic culture. The Invention of Pornography, a groundbreaking collection of critical essays, traces the history and uses of... (read more)

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Women of the Pleasure Quarters: The Secret History of the Geisha
Women of the Pleasure Quarters: The Secret History of the Geisha
by Lesley Downer
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In this revealing, accessible, and up-to-date portrait of geisha society, an expert on Japanese culture provides personal insight into a perpetually enchanting underworld. 25 photos. 15 line drawings.... (read more)

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