A lesbian history of Britain : love and sex between women since 1500 / Rebecca Jennings.

Author
Jennings, Rebecca (Gender historian) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford, England ; Westport, Conn. : Greenwood World Pub., 2007.
Description
xix, 227 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
LesbianismGreat BritainHistory [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-198) and index.
Contents
Invisibility or cultural renaissance? same-sex desire, 1500-1800 -- Cross-dressing and female husbands, 1600-1800 -- Romantic friendship, 1700-1900 -- 'New women', 1850-1900 -- Sexology and the science of sex, 1880s-1920s -- Sapphism and the First World War, 1914-1918 -- Identity crisis? the emergence of the modern lesbian, 1918-1939 -- Lesbian bars, 1920s-1970s -- Lesbian social organisations, 1960s-1970s -- The politics of lesbianism, 1970-2000.
ISBN
  • 9781846450075 (alk. paper)
  • 1846450071 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2007023727
OCLC
144570842
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