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Gay New York

George Chauncey

Gay New York

the making of the gay male world, 1890-1940

by George Chauncey

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Published by Flamingo in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gay men -- New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Gay men -- New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Homosexuality, Male -- New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Homosexuality, Male -- New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGeorge Chauncey.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,478p. :
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17268456M
    ISBN 100006550010

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