Social, Cultural, and Intellectual History ¶ Nonfiction and Fiction ¶ By Dusk Peterson

Content guidance for parents and guardians is available at this domain's site map.


Ampersand History: Intersections Between History & Science & Art & Music & Literature & Religion & Philosophy.

Turn-of-the-Century Toughs Bibliographies: Bibliographies of Printed and Online Resources.

The Boer War and Turn-of-the-Century Firearms.

Islanders and Watermen of the Chesapeake Bay.

Masculinity, Crime, and Everyday Life in Victorian and Edwardian Times.

Retrofuture: Visions of the Future, 1945-1975. Includes Media Representations of Everyday Life and of Battles Against the Mainstream, 1962-1965.


Historical fantasy by Dusk Peterson, divided by period.

Historical Fantasy: Links for Readers of Historical Fiction and Fantasy.

Homoerotic Historical Fiction Links.

Related Sites at This Domain

The Literature and History of Friendship, Romantic Friendship, Romance, and Sexuality.

Return to
Love in Dark Settings: Fiction and Nonfiction by Dusk Peterson

Dusk Peterson's Nonfiction

Creative Commons License: Some Rights ReservedThis text, or a variation on it, was originally published at Copyright © 2004-2010 Dusk Peterson. Some rights reserved. The text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial License ( You may freely print, post, e-mail, share, or otherwise distribute the text for noncommercial purposes, provided that you include this paragraph. The author's policies on derivative works and fan works are available online (