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Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade

by: Justin Spring

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2010)

$18.00

Staff Pick by comrade: Sea Coats

This fascinating book is a great portrait of queer life in the '30s and '40s. It is an excellent read and is impossible to put down. Both the author and his subject have problematic views regarding S+M.