Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present

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Vintage Books, 1995 - History - 657 pages
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A unique and hugely absorbing narrative history of gay life--from Oscar Wilde to the 25th anniversary of Stonewall--by the award-winning journalist and distinguished author of Out in the World. Miller accompanies his narrative with essays and excerpts from contemporary and historical writings. Photos and line drawings.

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Review: Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present

User Review  - Ivan T. alzate - Goodreads

It was an insight on the occidentaland Western European and North American queerness, but it lacks a more insightful look at a more world wide view on homosexuality. Read full review

Review: Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present

User Review  - Jane - Goodreads

maybe the subtitle of "gay and lesbian history" should've tipped me off, but this book is the absolute worst at that thing where you talk about trans history without being a cissexist, misgendering asshole (aka, talk about trans history accurately w/r/t identity and pronoun choice) Read full review

Contents

chapter i The Age of Whitman
3
chapter 2 Pioneers of Sexology
13
Sexual Inversion
25
Copyright

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