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Gay American history

lesbians and gay men in the U.S.A. : a documentary history

by Jonathan Katz

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Published by Meridian in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Homosexuality -- United States -- History.,
    • Lesbianism -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 667-678) and index.

      Statementby Jonathan Ned Katz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ76.3.U5 K37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 702 p. :
      Number of Pages702
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1563003M
      ISBN 100452010926
      LC Control Number91044504

      LGBT history dates back to the first recorded instances of same-sex love and sexuality of ancient civilizations, involving the history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender peoples and cultures around the survives after many centuries of persecution—resulting in shame, suppression, and secrecy—has only in more recent decades been pursued and interwoven into more mainstream.   It is also a history of technology and a history of religion, which has influenced so much American life and thought. Finally, “this book aims to be something else, too – an explanation of the Author: John S Gardner.

        A Discus book. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2. In Christopher Bram's new book, a history of gay writers' influence on American thought. 02/06/ PM EST.

        From the Boy Scouts and the U.S. military to marriage and adoption, the gay civil rights movement has exploded on the national stage. Eric Marcus takes us back in time to the earliest days of that struggle in a newly revised and thoroughly updated edition of Making History, originally published in Using the heartfelt stories of more than sixty people, he carries us through the compelling 5/5(4).   Gay men have always been part of the American military. In an era before gay marriage or open pride, military men fell in love, formed passionate friendships and had same-sex : Erin Blakemore.


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