An Intimate History of the Front: Masculinity, Sexuality, by J. Crouthamel

By J. Crouthamel

This eye-opening learn provides a nuanced, provocative account of ways German infantrymen within the nice warfare skilled and enacted masculinity. Drawing on an array of proper narratives and media, it explores the ways in which either heterosexual and gay infantrymen expressed emotion, understood romantic beliefs, and approached intimacy and sexuality.

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