Title: Sex and the Founding Fathers
Author: Thomas Foster
Source: from publisher for review
Review Summary: This book included a lot of interesting stories written in a not very interesting, not very organized way.
Sex and the Founding Fathers does not directly deal with sex and the founding fathers, as you might expect. Instead the author examines how people have remembered the founding fathers and their sex lives throughout history. He argues that how we view the founding fathers says something about our values. We like to imagine that the founding fathers were paragons of virtue. How we remember them shows what we think an ideal American should be like. Read more »