Rainbow revolutionaries [electronic resource] : Fifty lgbtq+ people who made history

Rainbow revolutionaries [electronic resource] : Fifty lgbtq+ people who made history

By Prager, Sarah, 1986-
del Castillo, In©♭s.
OverDrive, Inc.

Genre Electronic books.

Audience Youth 0-15 years

Published 2020. by HarperCollins, New York

ISBN 9780063011656

Bib Id 2358821

Edition Unabridged.

Description 1 online resource (2 audio files) : digital

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9780063011656 (sound recording)
Rainbow revolutionaries [electronic resource] : Fifty lgbtq+ people who made history
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by HarperCollins, New York :
1 online resource (2 audio files) : digital
Narrator: In©♭s del Castillo.
*A Junior Library Guild Selection* This groundbreaking, pop-culture-infused LGBTQ+ biography collection takes readers on an eye-opening journey through the lives of fifty influential queer figures who have made a mark on every century of human existence. Rainbow Revolutionaries brings to life the vibrant histories of fifty pioneering LGBTQ+ people from around the world. Through Sarah Prager's (Queer, There, and Everywhere) short, engaging bios, readers can delve into the lives of Wen of Han, a Chinese emperor who loved his boyfriend as much as his people, Martine Rothblatt, a trans woman who's helping engineer the robots of tomorrow, and so many more! This book is a celebration of the many ways these heroes have made a difference and will inspire young readers to make a difference, too. Featuring an introduction, timeline, and glossary, this must-have biography collection is the perfect read during Pride month and all year round. Biographies include: Adam Rippon, Alan L. Hart, Alan Turing, Albert Cashier, Alberto Santos-Dumont, Alexander the Great, Al-Hakam II, Alvin Ailey, Bayard Rustin, Benjamin Banneker, Billie Jean King, Chevalier d'©‰on, Christina of Sweden, Christine Jorgensen, Cleve Jones, Ellen DeGeneres, Francisco Manicongo, Frida Kahlo, Frieda Belinfante, Georgina Beyer, Gilbert Baker, Glenn Burke, Greta Garbo, Harvey Milk, James Baldwin, J©đhanna Sigur©ʻard©đttir, Jos©♭ Sarria, Josephine Baker, Juana In©♭s de la Cruz, Julie d'Aubigny, Lili Elbe, Ma Rainey, Magnus Hirschfeld, Manvendra Singh Gohil, Marsha P. Johnson, Martine Rothblatt, Maryam Khatoon Molkara, Natalie Clifford Barney, Navtej Johar, Nzinga, Pauli Murray, Ren©♭e Richards, Rudolf Nureyev, Sally Ride, Simon Nkoli, Storm©♭ DeLarverie, Sylvia Rivera, Tshepo Ricki Kgositau, Wen of Han, We'Wha
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