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Coming out under fire

the history of gay men and women in World War Two

by Allan Berube

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gays -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- History -- World War, 1939-1945.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Gays -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAllan Berube.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769.2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,377p.,[16]p.of plates ;
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22418334M
    ISBN 100029031001

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Title: Coming Out Under Fire. Release Date: Nationality and Language: USA, English Running time: about 72 Minutes.

MPAA Rating: not given but suggest PG Distributor and Production Company: Zeitgesit / Fox Lorber /Deep Focus Director; Writer: Arthur Dong, based on the book Coming Out Under Fire by Alan Berube, published in by The Free Press.

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