A must read and must gift for the people in your life!
Therefore I cannot fault a layperson too much for historical interpretations I may have issue with but instead I should look at where such information is gleaned.
Leslie Feinberg is a top-notch scholar, but zie writes in a way that is extremely engaging.
This is a good history of Transgender people going back into early recorded history., continuing with up to date comments as to current problems. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Rosemarybooth
A well written history with self- story to keep you interested. Not a dry read at all. Keeps you wanting more.Published 21 months ago by Claire M. Donaldson
Feinberg's tour de force uses modern day transgender activism as the motivation, but not the optic, through which to delve into "trans gender history. Read morePublished on August 31, 2011 by Moe
This book is excellent. Leslie Feinberg is a top-notch scholar, but zie writes in a way that is extremely engaging. Read morePublished on January 1, 2011 by Rowan
Making History from Joan of Arc to RuPaul
(Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 1996) 212 pages
(ISBN: 0807079405;... Read more
came as scheduled and in great shape as described - would do business againg with this seller.Published on February 10, 2010 by Joel
Although the sections of this book dealing with contemporary issues are reasonably accurate, many historians have pointed out that the history section desperately needed to have... Read morePublished on February 24, 2006 by A Reviewer
This book was refreshingly factual and frank. I was blown away by what I read about the history of the trans person - especially Joan of Arc! Read morePublished on September 17, 2005 by Michael J. Pilling
Leslie Feinberg has created a fascinating compilation of transgender history.
This book "works" in that it engages the reader and stimulates thought, questioning and debate. Read more