Same sex unions in pre modern europe uk title the marriage of likeness same sex unions in pre modern europe is a historical study written by american historian john boswell and first published by villard books in 1994. It is a well documented well researched treatise on same sex unions in premodern europe meaning from the time of ancient greek and roman culture up through the end of the dark ages in europe truthfully i had no idea how much i didnt k make no mistake this is a scholarly text. I found same sex unions in premodern europe a good read i was concerned that i would be bored by certain chapters but i wasnt i learned a lot about history in the first few sentences. In same sex unions in premodern europe yale historian john boswell one of our most respected authorities on the middle ages produces extensive evidence that at one time the catholic and eastern orthodox churches not only sanctioned unions between partners of the same sex but sanctified them in ceremonies that bear striking resemblance to . John boswell 1947 94 was the a whitney griswold professor of history at yale university and the author of the royal treasure the kindness of strangers and same sex unions in premodern europe
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