Beyond Compare: The Extraordinary Career of Gregory Herek

  title={Beyond Compare: The Extraordinary Career of Gregory Herek},
  author={Dominic J. Parrott},
  journal={Journal of Homosexuality},
  pages={1041 - 1051}
  • D. Parrott
  • Published 2 July 2020
  • Geology
  • Journal of Homosexuality
Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million differen... 


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