By Jill C. Nelson
Golden Goddesses vibrantly casts mild upon twenty-five major girls enthusiastic about the erotic movie in the course of its Golden period, among the years 1968-1985 while participation in grownup productions was once unlawful. Profiling performers, administrators, scriptwriters and costumers, Golden Goddesses is a palate of insights, intimacy, vulnerability and power because it immerses readers into the lives of those celebrated and audacious women. Delicately crafted, with movie highlights and greater than three hundred images, Golden Goddesses captures the quintessence of a rebellious spirit from days long gone by. Featuring the author's personal interviews with Marilyn Chambers, Seka, Kay Parker, Rhonda Jo Petty, Serena, Georgina Spelvin, Juliet Anderson, Candida Royalle, Sharon Mitchell, Gloria Leonard, Annie Sprinkle, Ann Perry, Jody Maxwell, Barbara turbines, Veronica Hart, Kelly Nichols, Ginger Lynn, Kitten Natividad, Amber Lynn, Laurie Holmes, Christy Canyon, Julia St. Vincent, Roberta Findlay, Nina Hartley, and Raven Touchstone.
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