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7 edition of Fatherhood for Gay Men found in the catalog.

Fatherhood for Gay Men

An Emotional and Practical Guide to Becoming a Gay Dad

by Kevin McGarry

  • 268 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Harrington Park Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advice on parenting,
  • Family & relationships,
  • Marriage, family & other relationships,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • McGarry, Kevin,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Sociology,
  • Family/Marriage,
  • Parenting - Fatherhood,
  • Parenting - Single Parent,
  • McGarry, K. J,
  • (Kevin P.),
  • Gay adoption,
  • Gay fathers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8614384M
    ISBN 101560233877
    ISBN 109781560233879
    OCLC/WorldCa50294968


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