Mammoth Book of Sex Scandals

Mammoth Book of Sex Scandals

by Nigel Cawthorne


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The Mammoth Book of Sex Scandals harbors both modern and historical sexual shenanigans, from ancient Rome to today's Washington. Sports stars, celebrities, politicians, kings, and clergy—no group has been spared the often farcical consequences of sexual desire. This collection lays some of the most hushed and wildest scandals bare in this compilation of risqué behavior by the rich and famous

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780335384
Publisher: Robinson Publishing
Publication date: 05/28/2012
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Nigel Cawthorne has written and edited more than one hundred books including the Sex Lives series, The World's Greatest Royal Scandals, The World's Greatest Political Scandals, Sordid Sex Lives, Sex Secrets of Old England, A Brief History of Robin Hood, the forthcoming Brief Guide to James Bond, and A Brief Guide to Sherlock Holmes.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 Presidential Peccadilloes Barack Obama George Washington John Adams Thomas Jefferson John Quincy Adams John Tyler 5

2 British Bonking John Profumo Charles Parnell David Lloyd George Jeremy Thorpe Lord Lambton Lord Jellicoe William Ewart Gladstone Benjamin Disraeli Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke The Duke of Wellington Winston Churchill Alan Clark David Mellor 36

3 Hollywood Hoopla Charlie Sheen Fatty Arbuckle Rudolph Valentino Charlie Chaplin Errol Flynn Heidi Fleiss Jody Gibson Hugh Grant Pee-wee Herman Angelina Jolie Eddie Murphy Paris Hilton 95

4 Foreign Parts Silvio Berlusconi Dominique Strauss-Kahn Jacob Zuma Omar Bongo Juan Eva Perón Eliza Lynch Francisco Solano López Karl Marx Sophie Dawes Adolf Hitler 147

5 Sporting Feats Tiger Woods David Beckham Ashley Cheryl Cole Boris Becker 196

6 Dirty Democrats Andrew Jackson Martin Van Buren James Buchanan Grover Cleveland Woodrow Wilson Franklin Delano Roosevelt John F. Kennedy Lyndon Baines Johnson Gary Hart Bill Clinton Earl Long John Edwards 228

7 Musical Bent George Michael Michael Jackson Michael Hutchence Jerry Lee Lewis Gary Glitter Franz Liszt Ludwig van Beethoven 336

8 Religious Vices Eamon Casey Michael Cleary Pope Alexander VI Jim Bakker Jimmy Swaggart 366

9 Royal Romps Prince Charles Diana Mike Tindall Edward Mrs Simpson Prince Eddy Mrs Brown George IV Queen Caroline Queen Christina of Sweden 385

10 Artistic Licence Tracey Emin Eric Gill Amedeo Modigliani Leonardo da Vinci Michelangelo Buonarroti 448

11 Literary Lapses Oscar Wilde Charles Dickens Mae West Jeffrey Archer 471

12 Raunchy Republicans Abraham Lincoln Ulysses S. Grant James Garfield Chester Arthur Benjamin Harrison Theodore Roosevelt Warren Harding Dwight D. Eisenhower Richard Nixon Ronald Reagan George Bush George W. Bush Clarence Thomas Arnold Schwarzenegger Mike Sanford Sarah Palin Herman Cain 515

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