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This watershed book about a gay man's life in the military addresses a critical issue of our time. Jeffrey McGowan is a thoughtful and interesting author with quite a story to tell. I was captivated!
Mr. McGowan fought for our country and was willing to make the ultimate sacrifice. He did his demanding job with the added pressure of being deep in the closet and forced to lie or face dishonerable discharge.
This book humanizes the issue of gays in the military by showing us a character with whom any American can relate. It is not so much the story of a gay man in the military but the story of discrimination and a heroic figure willing to serve his country at any… Read more