By Michael Bronski
<b>Winner of a 2012 Stonewall publication Award in nonfiction
</b>A Queer heritage of the United States is greater than a “who’s who” of queer background: it's a e-book that noticeably demanding situations how we comprehend American heritage. Drawing upon primary-source files, literature, and cultural histories, student and activist Michael Bronski charts the breadth of lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, and transgender heritage, from 1492 to the 1990s.
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