Recommended for history buffs and those interested in gender studies.
Certainly we are obligated to see Greek pederasty in all its manifestations, good and bad, but there is no justification for one-sided views in a work such as this.
If you want a volume filled with sumptuous pictures, may I suggest L'Amour Bleu, a supposedly "out-of-print" book which keeps being continually reprinted?
Fascinating book. I was very suprised at how international this book is. It focused on almost every part of the world and the historical parts were very interesting. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Dita von Krieg
This book does a good job covering the history of gays and lesbians in world history. The book covers many different time periods and geographical areas. Read morePublished 22 months ago by collegestudentdave
This is a fine book for introducing a history of LGBT relations throughout the world to the newcomer. Read morePublished on February 17, 2013 by Jared J
It is painfully obvious that the academic world has fallen into the hands of incompetents who cannot see beyond the ends of their noses, either geographical or temporal, either... Read morePublished on February 4, 2012 by othoniaboys
Frankly, before this book came along gay studies had, for me, become boring (Foucault, Weeks, post-modernists, and the depoliticising of gay studies all contributed to this. Read morePublished on September 30, 2007 by D. J. Roberts