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The mayor of Castro Street: the life and times of Harvey Milk
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Published:
New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Griffin, 2008.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First St. Martin's Griffin edition.
Physical Desc:
xvii, 388 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Status:
Lafayette Biography Area
979.461 Mil
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979.461 Mil
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May 30, 2021
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Boulder Main Adult NonFiction
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May 14, 2021
Description

A biography of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay city official in the nation, recounts his public and personal life, and examines the emergence of the San Francisco gay community as a social and political force.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Shilts, R. (2008). The mayor of Castro Street: the life and times of Harvey Milk. First St. Martin's Griffin edition. New York, N.Y.: St. Martin's Griffin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shilts, Randy. 2008. The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk. New York, N.Y.: St. Martin's Griffin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shilts, Randy, The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk. New York, N.Y.: St. Martin's Griffin, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shilts, Randy. The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk. First St. Martin's Griffin edition. New York, N.Y.: St. Martin's Griffin, 2008. Print.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780312560850, 0312560850

Notes

General Note
"This book is an expansion of 'The life and death of Harvey Milk,' first published in Christopher Street magazine in March 1979"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
A biography of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay city official in the nation, recounts his public and personal life, and examines the emergence of the San Francisco gay community as a social and political force.