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My country, my right to serve : experiences of gay men and women in the military, World War II to the present

Author: Mary Ann Humphrey
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The result of hundreds of interviews and years of research, this is an oral history of gay men and women in the military, ranging over the past five decades, describing in detail the military's long-standing persecution of lesbians and gay men. With stories from the famous (including Leonard Matlovich, Miriam Ben-Shalom, and Perry Watkins), from ordinary joes and janes living extraordinary lives, and from anonymous  Read more...
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Humphrey, Mary Ann.
My country, my right to serve.
New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1990
(OCoLC)551261755
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ann Humphrey
ISBN: 0060164468 9780060164461
OCLC Number: 21196731
Awards: Oregon Book Award for Literary Nonfiction, 1991.
Description: xxxiii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword, by Gerry E. Studds. World War II and the Korean War. -Vietnam. -Post-Vietnam years and the present.
Responsibility: Mary Ann Humphrey.

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The result of hundreds of interviews and years of research, this is an oral history of gay men and women in the military, ranging over the past five decades, describing in detail the military's long-standing persecution of lesbians and gay men. With stories from the famous (including Leonard Matlovich, Miriam Ben-Shalom, and Perry Watkins), from ordinary joes and janes living extraordinary lives, and from anonymous sources still serving.--From publisher description.

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