Secondary Literature on the Age of the Revolutionary Wars

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:

  • American Revolutionary Wars (1775–83)
  • French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars War (1792–1815)
  • Latin American Wars of Independence (1810–30)

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Forrest, Alan. Conscripts and Deserters: The Army and French Society During the Revolution and Empire. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.
Forrest, Alan, Karen Hagemann, and Jane Rendall. "Introduction: Nations in Arms—People at War." In Soldiers, Citizens and Civilians: Experiences and Perceptions of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, 1790–1820, edited by Alan Forrest, Karen Hagemann and Jane Rendall, 1-20. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Forrest, Alan. "La patrie en danger: The French Revolution and the First Levée en masse." In The People in Arms: Military Myth and National Mobilization since the French Revolution, edited by Daniel Moran and Arthur Waldron, 8-32. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Forrest, Alan. Napoleon's Men: The Soldiers of the Revolution and Empire. London: Hambledon Continuum, 2002.
Forrest, Alan. "Policing, Rural Revolt, and Conscription in Napoleonic France." In The Napoleonic Empire and the New European Political Culture, edited by Michael Broers, Agustín Guimerá Ravina and Peter Hicks, 49-58. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Forrest, Alan, Karen Hagemann, and Jane Rendall. Soldiers, Citizens and Civilians: Experiences and Perceptions of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, 1790-1820. Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Forrest, Alan I., and Peter H. Wilson. The Bee and the Eagle: Napoleonic France and the End of the Holy Roman Empire, 1806. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Forrest, Alan. The Legacy of the French Revolutionary Wars: The Nation-in-Arms in French Republican Memory. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Forrest, Alan. The Soldiers of the French Revolution. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1990.
Forrest, Alan, Etienne François, and Karen Hagemann. War Memories: The Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars in Modern European Culture. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Forrest, Alan, Karen Hagemann, and Michael Rowe. War, Demobilization and Memory: The Legacy of War in the Era of Atlantic Revolutions. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Forrest, Alan. Waterloo. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015.
Forth, Christopher E., and Bertrand Taithe. French Masculinities: History, Culture, and Politics. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
New Men: Manliness in Early America, Edited by Thomas A. Foster. New York: New York University Press, 2011.
Fouchard, Jean. The Haitian Maroons: Liberty or Death. New York: Edward W Blyden Press, 1972.
François, Etienne, Hannes Siegrist, and Jakob Vogel. Nation und Emotion: Deutschland und Frankreich im Vergleich. 19. und 20. Jahrhundert. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1995.
Freedman, Lawrence. War. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 1994.
Fremont-Barnes, Gregory. The French Revolutionary Wars. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001.
Frevert, Ute. "Das jakobinische Modell: Allgemeine Wehrpflicht und Nationsbildung in Preußen-Deutschland." In Militär und Gesellschaft im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert, edited by Ute Frevert, 17-47. Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 1997.
Frevert, Ute. Militär und Gesellschaft im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert. Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 1997.
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 am Main: Campus Verlag, 1996.
Frevert, Ute. "War." In A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Europe 1789–1914, edited by Stefan Berger, 417-431. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2006.
Frey, Linda S., and Marsha Frey. Daily Lives of Civilians in Wartime Europe, 1618-1900. Westport, CT and London: Greenwood Press, 2007.
Frey, Sylvia R. Water from the Rock: Black Resistance in a Revolutionary Age. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002.
Friend, Craig Thompson, and Lorri Glover. Southern Manhood: Perspectives on Masculinity in the Old South. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2004.
Friis, Henning Kristian. Scandinavia: Between East and West. 2nd ed. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1979.
Fuentes, Marisa J. Dispossessed Lives: Women, Violence, and the Archive. Philidelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016.
Fuller, William C. "The Imperial Army." In The Cambridge History of Russia, edited by Dominic Lieven, 53. Vol. 3. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Furet, Francois, and Jacques Ozouf. Reading and Writing: Literacy in France from Calvin to Jules Ferry. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982.
Fynn-Paul, Jeff. War, Entrepreneurs, and the State in Europe and the Mediterranean, 1300-1800. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2014.
García y García, Elvira. La mujer peruana a través de los siglos; serie historiada de estudios y observaciones. Lima: Imprenta Americana, 1924.
Garraway, Doris. The Libertine Colony: Creolization in the Early French Caribbean. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2005.
Garrigus, John. Before Haiti: Race and Citizenship in French Saint-Domingue. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Garrigus, John. "Race, Gender, and Virtue in Haiti’s Failed Foundational Fiction: La Mulâtre comme il y a peu de blanches (1803)." In The Color of Liberty: Histories of Race in France, edited by Sue Peabody and Tyler Stovall, 73-94. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006.
More Than Chattel: Black Women and Slavery in the Americas, Edited by David Barry Gaspar and Darlene Clark Hine. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996.
Gates, David. The Napoleonic Wars, 1803-1815. London: Pimlico, 2003.
Gates, David. The Spanish Ulcer: A History of the Peninsular War. London: Allen & Unwin, 1986.

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