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

TitleBattle Cries and Lullabies: Women in War from Prehistory to the Present
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1998
AuthorsDe Pauw, Linda Grant
Number of Pages432
PublisherUniversity of Oklahoma Press
CityNorman
Abstract

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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Short TitleBattle Cries and Lullabies
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