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Review: Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe

User Review  - Adam Ross - Goodreads

A fascinating work of compelling, erudite scholarship. The eminent Yale historian John Boswell takes on a monumental study of same-sex behavior in premodern Europe, forwarding the controversial claim ... Read full review

Review: Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe

User Review  - Scott Williams - Goodreads

John Boswell's meticulously researched book may find its audience limited because of its title. While the author is mostly interested in same-sex marriages the entire first half of the book is ... Read full review

Review: Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe

User Review  - Matt Root - Goodreads

A scholarly work with careful and heavily nuanced conclusions. I imagine the controversy would be more about how people use and interpret this work than about the work itself. Read full review

Review: Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe

User Review  - Angie - Goodreads

The appendices are the best part. That's a weird thing to say about a book. Read full review

Review: Same-Sex Unions in Premodern Europe

User Review  - Kellee - Goodreads

Fascinating. Marriage is not even close to what you probably thought it was. Especially not Christian concepts of marriage. Those squawking about gay marriage not being traditional (and heck, those on ... Read full review


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