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Queer, there, and everywhere : 23 people who changed the world
Title:
Queer, there, and everywhere : 23 people who changed the world
ISBN:
9780062474315
Physical Description:
259 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents:
[Table of contents]. Introduction -- Elagabalus -- Jeanne D'Arc -- Kristina Vasa -- Juana Inés de la Cruz -- Abraham Lincoln -- Albert Cashier -- Gertrude "Ma" Rainey -- Lili Elbe -- Frida Kahlo -- Mercedes de Acosta -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Bayard Rustin -- Alan Turing -- Joseph Kohout -- José Sarria -- Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon -- Sylvia Rivera -- Renée Richards -- Harvey Milk -- Glenn Burke -- Mychal Judge -- George Takei -- Looking back, Moving forward -- Glossary -- Learn more -- Bibliography & notes -- Acknowledgements.
Abstract:
A LGBTQ chronicle for teens shares facts about 23 influential gay and gender-ambiguous notables from the era of the Roman Empire to the present, exploring how they defied convention to promote civil rights, pursue relationships on their own terms and shape culture.
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Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]