Women’s Autobiographies by the Date of Publication

This site allows you to access the collection of women’s autobiographies organized by the last name of the authors. The collection includes autobiographies written by women who actively participated in or lived through an armed conflict covered by the Oxford Handbook of Gender and War since 1600 edited by Karen Hagemann (General Editor), Stefan Dudink, and Sonya Rose (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2018). The focus of this collection is the twentieth century as the period during which the relevant autobiographies were published. The included autobiographies are mainly written and/or published in English, French, German or Russian. To search the collection, go to the Keyword Search Page


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Hamilton, Cicely Mary. Life Errant. London: Dent, 1935.
Astuto, Mercedes. I Vivi: Diario di Guerra. Roma: Comando del Corpo di Stato Maggiore (lab.tip.), 1935.
Dieterle, William. The White Angel. USA: Warner Bros., 1936.
Yurlova, Marina. Russia, Farewell. London: M. Joseph, 1936.
Allen, Mary S. Lady in Blue. London: S. Paul, 1936.
Ashwell, Lena. Myself a Player. London: M. Joseph Ltd., 1936.
Orwell, George. Homage to Catalonia. London: Secker & Warburg, 1938.
Dunant, Henry. A Memory of Solferino. Washington, D.C.: American National Red Cross, 1939.
Hartney, Harold Evans. Up and at 'Em. Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Sons, 1940.
Myers, Charles S. Shell Shock in France, 1914-1918. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1940.
Piłsudski, Aleksandra, and Jennifer Ellis. Memoirs of Madame Pilsudski. London: Hurst & Blackett, 1940.
Gwynne-Vaughan, H. C. I. Service with the Army. London ; New York: Hutchinson & Co., Ltd., 1941.

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