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Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story by  Paul Monette - Paperback - 1st Paperback Edition. - 1993 - from KingChamp Books (SKU: 005911)

Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story

Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story by  Paul Monette - Paperback - 1st Paperback Edition. - 1993 - from KingChamp Books (SKU: 005911)
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Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story

by Monette, Paul

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ISBN 10
0062507249
ISBN 13
9780062507242
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New York: Harper San Francisco, 1993 278 pp. No markings, thumbed, small smudge on front cover. Monette relates his boyhood in 1950s New England, becoming a scholarship townie at Andover, then to Yale and teaching as he struggled with acceptance of his homosexuality. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall

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 #
005911
Title
Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story
Author
Monette, Paul
Format/binding
Trade Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Paperback Edition.
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0062507249
ISBN 13
9780062507242
Publisher
Harper San Francisco
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1993
Keywords
GAY. ANDOVER. IVY LEAGUE. PREP SCHOOL
Bookseller catalogs
Gay/Lesbian; Church Benefit;

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