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Out of the past : gay and lesbian history from 1869 to the present

Author: Neil Miller
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Vintage books editionView all editions and formats
A popular history of gay men and lesbians since the coining of the word "homosexuality" in 1869. It covers primarily Western and modern developments but ignores gay religious groups and burgeoning political conservatism.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miller, Neil, 1945-
Out of the past.
New York : Vintage Books, 1995
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Miller
ISBN: 0679749888 9780679749882 0099576910 9780099576914
OCLC Number: 30073357
Notes: "A Vintage original."
The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
Description: xxv, 657 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The "invention" of homosexuality --
Four Bohemias --
The triumph of ideology --
Before Stonewall --
The gay liberation decades --
The international scene --
The gay moment.
Responsibility: by Neil Miller.
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A history of homosexuality around the world since 1869, drawing on the experience of unknown people as well as celebrities such as Oscar Wilde, Walt Whitman, James Baldwin and Martina Navratilova.  Read more...


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