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Ross Burgess — Publications

Author of:

UNIX Systems for Microcomputers, Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1988; 2nd impression with update, 1990. ISBN 0-632-02036-9.

Joint author of three books (with Joseph St John Bate):

The Automated Office, Collins, 1985. ISBN 0-00-383008-X; also translated into Italian and Spanish

Office automation using the IBM personal computer systems, Collins, 1986. ISBN 0-0-383104-3.

The Amstrad PC 1512 — a user guide, Collins, 1987; 2nd Edition Blackwell, 1989. ISBN 0-632-02399-6.

Short stories

'Friday Night' and 'The Reunion'. Both included in A Boxful of Ideas, edited by John Dixon and Jeffrey Doorn (Paradise Press, 2016. ISBN 978-1-904585-86-2) for which Ross did the typographical layout.

Editor of:

IBM, small and medium systems (Pergamon Infotech State of the Art Report, 1986). ISBN 0-08-034-0903.

Diverse Performances — Masculinities and the Victorian Stage by the late David Haldane Lawrence (published 2014).

Amiable Warriors — a history of the Campaign for Homosexual Equality and its times by Peter Scott-Presland (Volume One published 2015).

Copy editor and contributor to:

Out of the Shadows — a History of the pioneering London Gay Groups and Organisations 1967–2000, Bona Street Press, 2010.
ISBN 978-0-9566091-0-6.

Academic paper:

Past Caring: Creating an archive for LGBT history. The Third ‘What is & How to Do LGBT History?’ Conference, Manchester, February 2016.

Various reports

Various magazine articles

Regular contributor to:

Wikipedia, the free online encyclopaedia

The LGBT UK Archive

Webmaster for:

Several voluntary organisations.

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