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Queers in History Reading Queers In History Author Keith Stern Jackkellyfilm.co.uk Queers In History Is The First Comprehensive Biographical Compendium Of Important Historical And Contemporary Figures Who Were Are Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Or Transgender From Egyptian Pharaohs, Catholic Popes And Abraham Lincoln To Bishop Gene Robinson, Neil Patrick Harris And Angelina Jolie, Queers In History Brings These Figures, From Their Work To Their Sexuality, To Life The Hundreds Of People Whose Stories Appear In This Book Are Some Of The Most Intriguing Personalities Of Their Times Actors And Actresses, Writers And Musicians, Businessmen And Politicians, Scientists And Soldiers But This Irresistibly Readable Encyclopedia Intended For Gays And Straights Alike Doesn T Just Report Those Details That Get Left Out Of The Standard Biographies It Reveals A Fascinating Picture Of Queer Society And Culture Throughout Recorded History, From The Homosexual Shudo Tradition Practiced By Samurai In Japan To The Modern Struggles For Equal Rights In America Sir Ian McKellen Offers A Foreword.

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  1. says:

    Well, this book was mildly interesting, but clearly flawed in research and well roundedness When one lists some of their sources as Wikipedia we know there s a problem It was very interesting in bits and also heartbreaking An excerpt from a letter from Hans Christian Anderson to a lost same sex love was particularly sad for me to read Social pressure inducing a life of secrecy is needless suffering, but is so often...


  2. says:

    This is a reference book and not a cover to cover book, at least not for me.I am very disappointed that for further reading under each entry only one book or website, such as Wikipedia, is listed The books that make it into inclusion for further reading are such that have a clear homosexual agenda for promoting the idea that a certain artist or politician, etc is indeed gay The problem with that is that there should be biographies, autobiographies, letters, and otherreliable resources.I This is a reference book and not a cover to cover book, at least not f...


  3. says:

    The author includes Angelina Jolie, but omits Tamara de Lempicka Lempicka was notorious for her steamy love affairs with both sexes Still a fascinating read.


  4. says:

    Like reading a wonderful, giant gossip rag Entertaining as all get out as long as you don t take all of the speculation in the book and there is lots as gospel truth.


  5. says:

    I enjoyed this book and learning about some very fascinating queer individuals throughout history Most I had never heard of, or I did know them, but did not know they were queer I was also able to learn about a fewbooks that look interesting.


  6. says:

    College Girl recently was visiting with family here at our home this weekend A wonderful couple that are raising their interracial granddaughter Here on our front porch we share their lives for a lil while The struggles of these two men who have served in quiet retrospect while giving their all to provide for the communities they have lived in Many times having an uphill battle to just be allowed to have the right to be part of that community Some our greatest citizens of the world have had College Girl recently was visiting with family here at our home this weekend A wonderful couple that are raising their interracial granddaughter Here...


  7. says:

    Really a brilliant summary of LGBT people in history, all in alphabetical order It made me come to a couple realizations first of all, queers are everywhere and they ve done some amazing things, and second, people have unfairly made an effort to cover up ...


  8. says:

    This is a great book to flip through I ve learned about historical figures and some entries surprised me I ll admit that at times I was a little unconvinced but it s always nice to think about the possibility of people being a member of your community That...


  9. says:

    This book was not only fascinating but also constantly surprising I d recommend it to anyone, and especially any LGBT teen who is struggling, or not, with defining themselves, without the least hesitation It not only shows the history of the LGBT commun...


  10. says:

    Far from exhaustive but still pretty great Rather lacking in trans people.Willed to me by Anne, so obviously sentimental.

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