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Different drummer homosexuality in America by Elaine Landau

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Published by J. Messner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Homosexuality -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Homosexuality.

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About the Edition

Discusses the emotional, social, and physical aspects of homosexuality and the problems encountered by homosexuals and lesbians in an anti-homosexual society.

Edition Notes

StatementElaine Landau.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ76.26 .L36 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p. ;
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2540419M
ISBN 100671549979
LC Control Number85021679
OCLC/WorldCa12694436

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