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Gay by the Bay : a history of queer culture in the San Francisco Bay Area

Author: Susan Stryker; Jim Van Buskirk; Armistead Maupin
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [1996] ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fabulous montage of word and image, Gay by the Bay is the first book ever to chronicle the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history of the San Francisco Bay Area. Vividly illustrated and engagingly written, this meticulously compiled volume captures the undisputed capital of queer culture as never before. Gay by the Bay celebrates Northern California's gay history in all its fascinating diversity, beginning
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stryker, Susan.
Gay by the Bay.
San Francisco, : Chronicle Books, ©1996
(OCoLC)603748672
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Stryker; Jim Van Buskirk; Armistead Maupin
ISBN: 0811811875 9780811811873
OCLC Number: 33079347
Description: ix, 165 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 x 26 cm
Contents: An Odd thing: homosexual history before World War II --
From war to revolution, 1940-1967 --
Liberation and assimilation, 1967-1981 --
The Plague years: live in the age of AIDS, 1980-1991 --
The Queer here and now, 1990-1995.
Responsibility: by Susan Stryker and Jim Van Buskirk ; foreword by Armistead Maupin.
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I left my heart in San Francisco. High on a hill, it calls to me. To be where little cable cars climb halfway to the stars. The morning fog may chill the air, I don't care. My love waits there in San Read more...

 
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