Homosexuals in history: a study of ambivalence in society, literature and the arts
Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Tchaikovsky, Oscar Wilde, Ernst Rohm, Noel Coward--these men shared a sexual orientation that defied their eras' ideas of biology, and often ran counter to mainstream society. In this book, A.L. Rowse, an eminent historian, examines the lives of these homosexual men of genius and their times. of illustrations.
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Rowse presents a tableau of indivuduals who may or may not have been homosexual. He seems convinced that anyone who had a slight possibility of being homosexual was in fact so. In this sweeping ... Read full review
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