Secondary Literature on the Colonial Wars of the long 19th Century

This collection includes secondary literature on the themes covered by the Oxford Handbook on Gender, War and the Western World since 1600. We have also added selected secondary literature on regions and themes that the handbook does not cover. The majority of the texts are in English with some texts in French, German or Russian.

The most important wars for this period include:

  • Imperial Conquest of Africa (1880–1914)
  • Spanish–American War (1898)
  • Boer/South African War (1899–1902)
  • Philippine-American War (1899–1902)

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Wilson, Peter H. "Defining Military Culture." Journal of Military History 72, no. 1 (2008): 11-41.
Woollacott, Angela. Gender and Empire. Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Woollacott, Angela. Gender and Empire. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Zeller, Joachim, and Jürgen Zimmerer. Genocide in German South-West Africa : The Colonial War (1904–1908) in Namibia and Its Aftermath. Monmouth, Wales: Merlin Press, 2008.
Zimmerer, Juergen, and Dirk A. Moses. "Colonialism and the Holocaust: Towards an Archeology of Genocide." In Genocide and Settler Society: Frontier Violence and Stolen Indigenous Children in Australian History, 49-76. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.
Fighting for a Living: A Comparative Study of Military Labour, 1500-2000, Edited by Erik-Jan Zürcher. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2014.

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