Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution

Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution

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In the vein of Taylor Branch’s classic Parting of the Waters, Supreme Court lawyer and political pundit Linda Hirshman delivers the enthralling, groundbreaking story of the gay rights movement, revealing how a dedicated and resourceful minority changed America forever.

When the modern struggle for gay rights erupted in the summer of 1969, forty-nine states outlawed sex between people of the same gender. Four decades later, in 2011, New York legalized gay marriage… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

Hirshman's snappy prose may be the very thing that makes "Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution" a good starting point for learning about recent gay history. But the cost is a trivializing of a far more complicated past.

Book Details  

Publisher: Harper (June 05, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 464 pages

File size: 1005 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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