Book Reviews


Sex and Conquest: Gendered Violence, Political Order, and the European Conquest of the Americas. Richard C. Trexler. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1995. 292 pp.

Two Spirit People: American Indian Lesbian Women and Gay Men. Lester B. Brown. New York: Haworth Press, 1997. 116 pp.

Science and Homosexualities. Vemon A. Rosario. ed. New York and London: Routledge, 1997. 308 pp.

Cracks in the Iron Closet: Travels in Gay and Lesbian Russia. David Tuller. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997. 314 pp.

Inventing Lesbian Cultures in America. Ellen Lewin. ed. Boston: Beacon Press, 1996. 232 pp.