Battle Cries and Lullabies: Women in War from Prehistory to the Present

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University of Oklahoma Press, 1998 - 395 páginas
In this work, which covers thousands of years and spans the globe, Linda Grant DePauw explores the varied roles women have played in war. De Pauw depicts women as victims and as warriors; as nurses, spies, sex workers, and wives and mothers of soldiers; as warrior queens leading armies into battle, and as baggage carriers marching in the rear.

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BATTLE CRIES AND LULLABIES: Women in War from Prehistory to the Present

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As president of an institute devoted to promoting women's military studies, De Pauw (History/George Washington Univ.) is clearly enthralled with women's place in military history. Unfortunately, very ... Ler crítica na íntegra

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In a work infused with meticulous citations and presented in a logical chronology, De Pauw (history, George Washington Univ.; Seafaring Women, 1982) covers thousands of years and spans the globe to ... Ler crítica na íntegra

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