The gay decades: from Stonewall to the present : the people and events that shaped gay lives

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Plume, Jun 1, 1992 - History - 384 pages
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On June 27, 1969, a chorus line of drag queens can-canned into New York's Sheridan Square, high-kicking their way into a two-day battle with police. The Stonewall Riots marked the beginning of the gay liberation movement, and the start of the Gay Decades, which would change America forever. 50 photographs.

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The gay decades: from Stonewall to the present: the people and events that shaped gay lives

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Rutledge defines the "Gay Decades'' as the period following the Stonewall Inn riots of 1969, marked by the development of a gay culture and identity. He includes materials not only pertaining to gay ... Read full review

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Interesting timeline book of events from the Stonewall Riots of 1969 until the early 1990s in gay history, with special attention to the AIDS epidemic and the oppressive atmosphere of the Reagan Administration. Read full review


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