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A queer geography

Frank Browning

A queer geography

journeys toward a sexual self

by Frank Browning

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Crown in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gay men -- Sexual behavior.,
  • Gay men -- Psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-231) and index.

    StatementFrank Browning.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18085922M
    ISBN 100517598574
    OCLC/WorldCa34502311

      Luckily, the Book Riot community reads a ton of LGBTQ+ lit, so this post is to gather up our favourite queer books published in , all in one place. In case you’re looking for certain kinds of representation, we’ve tried to indicate which groups are represented in each title.


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