Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0684314274
  • ISBN-13: 9780684314273
  • DDC: 306.766097
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1424 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released February 2004
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004

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This 3-vol. set is an accessible and scholarly reference that provides a comprehensive survey of lesbian and gay history and culture in the United States. Long needed by researchers, the Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America includes approximately 545 articles ranging from short biographical entries to longer essays surveying topics such as the Stonewall riots, federal law and policy, same-sex institutions and AIDS. Wide-ranging in scope, this new encyclopedia complements courses in a variety of disciplines, including history, American studies, literature, psychology, sociology and others. Features include a guide to archival sources, a chronology/timeline, a historical overview essay and a comprehensive index.

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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 0684312611 | ISBN-13: 9780684312613


"...this rich resource has much to recommend. Written by an interdisciplinary cast of scholars, the 550 entries covering everything from the "Advocate" to "Elaine Hollingworth's" nonfiction novel "Zulma" and from AIDS to marriage ceremonies." --Library Journal, April 2005

— Library Journal