Secondary Literature on National Wars in the 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 included for this period are:

  • Mexican American War (1846–48)
  • European Civil Wars (1848–49)
  • Wars of Italian Independence (1848–49, 1859, 1866)
  • Crimean War (1853–56)
  • American Civil War (1861–65)
  • German Wars of Unifications (1864, 1866, 1870–71)
  • Russo-Japanese War (1904–05)

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Frank, Lisa Tendrich. The Civilian War: Confederate Women and Union Soldiers During Sherman's March. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2015.
Frank, Lisa Tendrich. The Civilian War: Confederate Women and Union Soldiers during Sherman’s March. In American Nineteenth Century History. Vol. 18. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2017.
Franke, Katherine M. "Becoming a Citizen: Reconstruction Era Regulation of African American Marriages." Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities 11, no. 2 (1999): 251-310.
Fredrickson, George M. The Inner Civil War: Northern Intellectuals and the Crisis of the Union. New York: Harper & Row, 1965.
Free, Laura E. Suffrage Reconstructed: Gender, Race, and Voting Rights in the Civil War Era. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2015.
Free, Laura E. Suffrage Reconstructed: Gender, Race, and Voting Rights in the Civil War Era. In American Historical Review. Vol. 122. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017.
Frevert, Ute. A Nation in Barracks: Modern German Military Conscription and Civil Society. Oxford, UK; New York: Berg Publishers, 2004.
Frevert, Ute. "Das Militär als 'Schule der Männlichkeit': Erwartungen, Angebote, Erfahrungen im 19. Jahrhundert." In Militär und Gesellschaft im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert, edited by Ute Frevert, 145-173. Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 1997.
Frevert, Ute. Ehrenmänner: Das Duell in der bürgerlichen Gesellschaft. Munich: C. H. Beck, 1991.
Frevert, Ute. "Soldaten, Staatsbürger: Überlegungen zur Historischen Konstruktion von Männlichkeit." In Männergeschichte, Geschlechtergeschichte: Männlichkeit im Wandel der Moderne, edited by Thomas Kühne, 72-87. Frankfurt/M: Campus Verlag, 1996.
Frevert, Ute, and Stefan Berger. "War." In A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Europe 1789–1914. Malden: Blackwell, 2006.
Frey, Marsha, and Frey, Linda. Daily Lives of Civilians in Wartime Europe, 1618-1900. Wesport: Greenwood Press, 2007.
Southern Manhood: Perspectives on Masculinity in the Old South, Edited by Craig Friend and Lorri Glover. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2004.
Friend, Craig. Southern Masculinity : Perspectives on Manhood in the South Since Reconstruction. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 2009.
Friis, Henning Kristian. Scandinavia, between East and West. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1950.
1848 im europäischen Kontext, Edited by Helgard Weinzierl Fröhlich, Margarete Grandner and Michael Weinzierl. Vienna: Turia Kant, 1999.
Frolova-Walker, Marina. Russian Music and Nationalism: From Glinka to Stalin. London: Yale University Press, 2007.
Fuller, William C. "The Imperial Army." In The Cambridge History of Russia, edited by Dominic Lieven, 53. Vol. 3. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Fuller, Robert Lynn. The Origins of the French Nationalist Movement, 1886-1914. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2012.
Furneaux, Holly. Military Men of Feeling: Emotion, Touch, and Masculinity in the Crimean War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Gaines, John Jackson. An Evening with Venus: Prostitution during the American Civil War. Buffalo Gap, TX: State House Press, 2014.
Gallman, J. Matthew. Defining Duty in the Civil War: Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015.
Beyond Bondage: Free Women of Color in the Americas, Edited by David Barry Gaspar and Darlene Clark Hine. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004.
Geva, Dorit. "Where the State Feared to Tread: Conscription and Local Patriarchalism in Modern France." Annals of the American Academy of Political & Social Science 636, no. 1 (2011): 111-128.
Geyer, Michael, and Charles Bright. "Global Violence and Nationalizing Wars in Eurasia and America: The Geopolitics of War in the Mid-Nineteenth Century." Comparative Studies in Society and History 38, no. 4 (1996): 619-657.
Geyer, Martin, and Johannes Paulmann. "Introduction: The Mechanics of Internationalism." In The Mechanics of Internationalism: Culture, Society, and Politics from the 1840s to the First World War, edited by Martin Geyer and Johannes Paulmann, 1-25. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
Gheith, Jehanne M., and Barbara T. Norton. An Improper Profession: Women, Gender, and Journalism in Late Imperial Russia. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001.
Giesberg, Judith Ann. Army at Home: Women and the Civil War on the Northern Home Front. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2009.
Giesberg, Judith Ann. Civil War Sisterhood: The U.S. Sanitary Commission and Women's Politics in Transition. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2000.
Giesberg, Judith Ann. "Women." In A Companion to the U.S. Civil War, edited by Aaron Sheehan-Dean, 779-794. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Blackwell, 2014.
Routledge Handbook of Mediterranean Politics, Edited by Richard Gillespie. Abingdon: Routeledge, 2018.
Goldstein, Joshua S. War and Gender: How Gender Shapes the War System and Vice Versa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Greenberg, Amy S. A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Greenberg, Amy S. Manifest Manhood and the Antebellum American Empire. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

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