Item description for Emma Hamilton (Life & Times) by Julie Peakman...
Emma Hamilton (1765-1815) epitomized the classic tale of an eighteenth century woman's rise from poverty to fame and riches using nothing but beauty and feminine guile. In this book one of today's most innovative historians of sex and gender presents new insights into the life of one of history's most glamorous women. It digs deep into eighteenth-century sexuality to produce a new understanding of Emma's life with Hamilton, their bizarre liaison with Nelson and the genuine love which passed between the three of them.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5" Height: 7.5" Weight: 0.7 lbs.
Release Date May 2, 2006
Publisher Haus Publishers Ltd.
ISBN 1904341985 ISBN13 9781904341987
Availability 0 units.
More About Julie Peakman
Julie Peakman is a historian, author, and broadcaster who is renowned for her work on the history of sexuality. She is the author of several books and the editor, most recently, of "A Cultural History of Sexuality". She lives in London.