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The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk - Randy Shilts
The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk
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The Mayor of Castro Street is Shilts's acclaimed story of Harvey Milk, the man whose personal life, public career, and tragic assassination mirrored the dramatic and unprecedented emergence of the gay community in America during the 1970s. His is a story of personal tragedies and political... show more
The Mayor of Castro Street is Shilts's acclaimed story of Harvey Milk, the man whose personal life, public career, and tragic assassination mirrored the dramatic and unprecedented emergence of the gay community in America during the 1970s. His is a story of personal tragedies and political intrigues, assassination in City Hall and massive riots in the streets, the miscarriage of justice and the consolidation of gay power and gay hope.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780312019006 (0312019009)
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
Pages no: 380
Edition language: English
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teaandbooks
teaandbooks rated it
3.0 A good book that is perhaps a little too ambitious
If you've seen "Milk" with Sean Penn than you're probably at least heard of the subject of this book, Harvey Milk. A gay man who was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors was definitely a fascinating look at the the politics of San Francisco, a man who could be quite calculating and call...
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4.0 The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk (Stonewall Inn Editions)
4.5 stars. Oh so close to perfect. Full of strong reporting, both of Milk's life, his time in politics and the city of San Francisco's rise to prominence in the LGBT community, Shilts does a wonderful job of balancing the man Harvey Milk and the icon he became to the movement. As much as I love Gus ...
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