Hidden from History: Reclaiming the Gay and Lesbian Past

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Martin Bauml Duberman, Martha Vicinus, George Chauncey, Jr.
New American Library, 1989 - Social Science - 579 pages
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Winner of two Lambda Rising Awards. "A landmark of a book and a landmark of ideas that will shatter ignorance and delusion."-Catharine Stimpson.

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Some fascinating historical stuff that you don't get taught about in school. Read full review

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This is a fairly large book and contains a huge context of historical information related to the gay and lesbian community. It's a must read for every LGBT activist who would like to connect the LGBT community of yesterday to today. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Revolutions Universals and Sexual Categories
17
Pederasty Politics and Power in Classical Athens
37
Copyright

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About the author (1989)

Martin Duberman, Distinguished Professor of History at Lehman and the Graduate School of the City University of New York, is the founding director of the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies. He is the author of seventeen books, including "Black Mountain, Paul Robeson, In White America, Cures, Stonewall, Midlife Queer" and Queer Representations. As both historian and playwright, he has received numerous awards, including the Bancroft Prize, two Lambda awards, the George Freedly Memorial Award, and a Special Citation from the National Academy of Arts and letters for his ?contributions to literature.?

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