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Sex & war

Author: Annie Paul; Kirsty Wark; History Channel (Television network)
Publisher: 2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The secret and surprising story of homosexuality in the British armed forces : During World War II, more than a quarter of a million of the 6 million men drafted into the armed services were gay, a fact conveniently overlooked as the need for recruits was so great. In the present day, when gays are banned in the British military, little has changed in terms of prejudice, discrimination and the pressure on gay men  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Paul; Kirsty Wark; History Channel (Television network)
OCLC Number: 320445341
Notes: Off-air recording of History Channel broadcast September 29, 2008. Copied under Part VA of the Copyright Act.
Credits: Produced and directed by Annie Paul
Performer(s): Narrator: Kirsty Wark.
Description: 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD
Other Titles: Sex and war.

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The secret and surprising story of homosexuality in the British armed forces : During World War II, more than a quarter of a million of the 6 million men drafted into the armed services were gay, a fact conveniently overlooked as the need for recruits was so great. In the present day, when gays are banned in the British military, little has changed in terms of prejudice, discrimination and the pressure on gay men and women to live double lives.

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