Transsexualism in history

@article{Bullough1975TranssexualismIH,
  title={Transsexualism in history},
  author={Vern L. Bullough},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  year={1975},
  volume={4},
  pages={561-571}
}
  • V. Bullough
  • Published 1 September 1975
  • Psychology
  • Archives of Sexual Behavior
This article brings together references to possible transsexuals in Europe and America over the past 200 years. Most of the references come not from the medical and psychiatric literature but from more ephemeral and nonindexed materials such as newspapers and magazines. 

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