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Item Name:
The Lavender Scare: The Cold War Persecution of Gays and Lesbians in the Federal Government
Item Description:
(277 Pages) A study of the Cold War campaign of persecution against gays and lesbians traces the origins of contemporary sexual politics to Cold War hysteria about national security, re-examining the myth that homosexuals posed a risk to American security and the repercussions of that policy for thousands of innocent Americans. Reprint.
Item Categories:
  • History
  • Nonfiction
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ISBN:
9780226401904
Author(s):
David K. Johnson

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