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The Resource Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900, Robert P. Watson

Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900, Robert P. Watson

Label
Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900
Title
Affairs of state
Title remainder
the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900
Statement of responsibility
Robert P. Watson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents rarely-told stories about presidential marriages, including those marked by bliss or extramarital affairs
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10168662
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watson, Robert P.
Dewey number
  • 973.09/9
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.4
LC item number
.W38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Adultery
  • Scandals
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900
Label
Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900, Robert P. Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: They don't teach this stuff in school -- Say it isn't so! -- Presidential peccadilloes -- Ten stories of presidential love, sex, and scandal -- "I profess myself a votary to love" -- "Domestic felicity" -- Slave owner and slave lover -- "A petticoat affair" -- A near miss -- "The Siamese Twins" -- "I can never be satisfied" -- An unlikely union -- Full house -- "A terrible tale" -- What happens in the Lincoln Bedroom -- Fatal attraction -- Making sense of presidential nonsense
Control code
21030258
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 491 pages
Isbn
9781442218345
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012020637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781442218345
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783155097
  • (OCoLC)783155097
Label
Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900, Robert P. Watson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: They don't teach this stuff in school -- Say it isn't so! -- Presidential peccadilloes -- Ten stories of presidential love, sex, and scandal -- "I profess myself a votary to love" -- "Domestic felicity" -- Slave owner and slave lover -- "A petticoat affair" -- A near miss -- "The Siamese Twins" -- "I can never be satisfied" -- An unlikely union -- Full house -- "A terrible tale" -- What happens in the Lincoln Bedroom -- Fatal attraction -- Making sense of presidential nonsense
Control code
21030258
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 491 pages
Isbn
9781442218345
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012020637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781442218345
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783155097
  • (OCoLC)783155097

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