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Becoming A Man: Half a Life Story by  Paul Monette - Hardcover - 6th Printing. - 1992 - from KingChamp Books (SKU: 010222)

Becoming A Man: Half a Life Story

Becoming A Man: Half a Life Story by  Paul Monette - Hardcover - 6th Printing. - 1992 - from KingChamp Books (SKU: 010222)
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Becoming A Man: Half a Life Story

by Monette, Paul

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0151115192
ISBN 13
9780151115198
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About This Item

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992 278 pp. Light soil on jacket, black marker dot on bottom edge, bookstore stamping on endpaper. No other markings. Classic gay autobiography about a youth coming to terms with his sexuality in teh 1950s at prep school and Yale, then heading into the Big City and then California. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in

Synopsis

Paul Monette shares his story as a man growing up gay in the traditional tidy suburbs, schools, and universities of the 1960s and 70s.  It covers the first portion of his life, leading up to coming out of the closet, meeting his lover, and their diagnoses and struggles in dealing with AIDS. National Book Award for Nonfiction (1992)

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Bookseller
KingChamp Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
010222
Title
Becoming A Man: Half a Life Story
Author
Monette, Paul
Format/binding
Cloth Strip & Boards
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
6th Printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0151115192
ISBN 13
9780151115198
Publisher
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1992
Keywords
GAY. HOMOSEXUAL. COMING OF AGE. OUT. 1950S.
Bookseller catalogs
Gay/Lesbian; Men;

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