Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America, Volume 2

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Marc Stein
Charles Scribner's Sons/Thomson/Gale, 2004 - Bisexuals - 487 pages
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"Authored by community-based researchers and academics, the articles in this set treat various aspects of LGBT history, culture, politics, and society in America. Some 550 entries cover workplace movements, Queer Nation, fashion and clothing, coming out and outing, family issues, health care and clinics, and federal law and policy. Also included are more than 200 biographies, 230 photographs, a 400-year chronology of LGBT history, and an appendix of repositories in the United States and Canada."--"Reference that rocks," American Libraries, May 2005.

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Marc Stein is associate professor of history, women's studies, and sexuality studies at York University in Toronto. He is author of "City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia" and editor-in-chief of the award-winning "Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America".

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