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Germany's Gay Achievement
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
A discussion of the gay male achievement of Germany from literature and art to the social sciences..
The Age of Civil War and Reconstruction: A Timeline for Children
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This outline of of the Civil War and Reconstruction serves as a useful study guide for children or for anyone who may be exploring this period of history for the first time. The outline collapses the complex events into a roster of key events that aid in understanding the Civil War and the Period of Reconstruction, which covers the years 1817 to 1877. The outline is simple, but comprehensive.
Sinister Wisdom 109: Hot Spots
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
Sinister Wisdom 109: Hot Spots explores the Southern spaces where lesbians gathered and organized during the past forty years. This issue of Sinister Wisdom, fourth in our series of special issues covering lesbian-feminist activism in the late twentieth-century South, focuses on lesbian gathering places and ways that lesbians created community while continuing activism.
Killing The Rainbow: Violence Against LGBT
Price: $7.96 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
Various acts of violence involving assault, torture, harassment, and sometimes even murder, have been carried out against members of the LGBT community. Homosexuals, bisexuals and transgender people have also faced constant discrimination in their everyday lives on the basis of their sexual orientation.
The Trouble with Harry Hay: Founder of the Modern Gay Movement (Updated Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by White Crane Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
In a galvanizing sweep through the Twentieth Century, award-winning historian Stuart Timmons chronicles the story of the man who founded the modern gay movement. After decades of searching and struggle, Harry Hay created the Mattachine Society in 1950, the nation’s first gay political group. Today, LGBT activism is taken for granted. But over a half century ago, it required vision and courage.
Edleston: Lord Byron's Boy Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A collection of romantic poems Byron wrote for John Edleston, Lord Clare, Earl Delawarr, Lucas Chalandrutsanos, and other boys. The collection spans Byron's life. Some poems for Edleston, Clare, and Delawarr were among the earliest verse he wrote; the poems to Chalandrutsanos were his very last. Selected and introduced by Keith Hale.
Thug Porn; Who killed Duane Lett? The DL Chill Spot C.E.O.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
A true tale in Brooklyn's East New York neighborhood during the winter of 2014 the snow covered streets turned crimson red with the blood of Duane Lett. The C.E.O. of an armature gay porn site featuring young black twinks made to look like gang members. The killing was never solved. The author conducted his own investigation, now see what he found out.
Ode to Boy: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction in Literature from Antiquity Through the First World War
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 177,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
A refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. Includes works from Homer, Sappho, the Old Testament, Pindar, Plato, Catullus, Virgil, Horace, Plutarch, Ovid, Rumi, Hafiz, Michelangelo, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Byron, Disraeli, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman, Henry James, Wilde, Housman, Cather, Stein, Mann, Owen, & many more.
The King's Toads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The Boterels of Brittany effectively won the Battle of Hastings for William the Conqueror. Over the next century, the Boterel men stayed close to the king and prospered, sometimes through military support: sometimes through much more personal services - and they don't get much more personal! And the family spread in England and France - one line being the ancestors of George Washington!
Queer Hauntings: True Tales of Gay and Lesbian Ghosts
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 47,860. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Travel » Gay & lesbian
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Queer Hauntings: True Tales of Gay and Lesbian Ghosts is a collection of eerie locales worldwide with a queer bent, combining historical fact and unearthly encounters from across the United States, as well as around the globe.
A Survey of Gay Literature, Volume One: From Homer Through Lord Byron
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,910. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2018 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
A Survey of Gay Literature Volume One is a collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from antiquity through Lord Byron.
The Watersgreen House Anthology of Gay Literature: From Antiquity Through the First World War
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 224,060. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Watersgreen House presents the most extensive collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. This volume is perfect for gay literature courses or for the casual reader.
Vintage Male Soldiers
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
Photographic expositions of ten young, fit, male soldiers of years gone by.
El Diario de Lucas
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
El Diario de Lucas narra la historia de un adolescente de pueblo emergido en problemas familiares y su sexualidad. Al cumplir 18 años deja sus raíces para lograr alcanzar sus sueños en la Gran ciudad. The Journal of Luke tells the story of a teenage village emerged in family issues and sexuality. At age 18 left his estate to achieve achieve your dreams in the big city.
TRANS/gressive: How Transgender Activists Took on Gay Rights, Feminism, the Media & Congress… and Won!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
This is the inside story of how in just a few years, a handful of trans activists would come together in the face of enormous difficulties and opposition to launch from the very margins of society what would grow into the modern political movement for gender rights.
A Gay History of Germany
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The first history of gay male Germany from ancient time to today.
Pressing Matters (Vol 1)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
The unique and authoritative history of how Trans rights activism began in the United Kingdom, and the people involved in that struggle. The book is framed as a memoir of the author, working at the heart of the action, and is backed up by original correspondence and plans.
Love, Christopher Street
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The 26 original essays in Love, Christopher Street encompass revealing, intense, profound, funny, personal, and queer reflections that span forty years of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender life in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island and together create an LGBT love letter to New York City.
A Gay History of the United States
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,800. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
A Gay History of the United States is the most complete gay male history of the country to date.
A Gay History of India
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The first gay male history of India in English covering the period from the ancient world until today.