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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Hahn, Steven. The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom: The Nathan I. Huggins Lectures. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 2009.
Hämäläinen, Pekka. The Comanche Empire. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2008.
Harari, Yuval N. The Ultimate Experience: Battlefield Revelations and the Making of Modern War Culture, 1450-2000. Basingstoke, UK ; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Harms, Robert. The Diligent: A Voyage through the Worlds of the Slave Trade. New York: Basic Books, 2003.
Hartman, Saidiya V. Lose Your Mother: A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Hartman, Saidiya. Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making in Nineteenth-Century America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.
Hartmann, Anja, and Heuser, Beatrice. War, Peace, and World Orders in European History. London; New York: Routledge, 2001.
Harvey, Robert. Liberators: Latin America's Struggle for Independence, 1810-1830. Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 2000.
Haulman, Kate. The Politics of Fashion in Eighteenth-Century America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.
Daily Lives of Civilians in Wartime Early America: From the Colonial Era to the Civil War, Edited by David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007.
Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones: From the Ancient World to the Era of Human Rights, Edited by Elizabeth D. Heineman. Philadelphia: University of Philadelphia Press, 2011.
Herbert, Trevor, and Helen Barlow. Music & the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Heuer, Jennifer Ngaire. The Family and the Nation: Gender and Citizenship in Revolutionary France, 1789-1830. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005.
The Routledge History of Slavery, Edited by Gad Heuman and Trevor Burnard. London ; New York: Routledge, 2011.
Heuser, Beatrice. "Guibert: Prophet of Total War?" In War in an Age of Revolution, 1775-1815, edited by Roger Chickering and Stig Förster, 49-67. Washington, DC: German Historical Institute; Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Heyrick, Elizabeth Coltman. Immediate, Not Gradual Abolition. London: Hatchard, 1837.
Central Africans and Cultural Transformations in the American Diaspora, Edited by Linda M. Heywood. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Higman, B. W. A Concise History of the Caribbean. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Hilger, Stephanie M. "Autobiographical Selves: The Lebensbeschreibung of Regula Engel (1761-1853), the "Swiss Amazon"." Women in German Yearbook 25 (2009): 127-148.
Hippler, Thomas. Citizens, Soldiers, and National Armies: Military Service in France and Germany, 1789-1830. London; New York: Routledge; Taylor & Francis Group, 2008.
Hippler, Thomas. "The French Army, 1789-1914: Volunteers, Pressed Soldiers, and Conscripts." In Fighting for a Living: A Comparative History of Military Labour, 1500-2000, edited by Erik Jan Zurcher, 419-446. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2014.
Hippler, Thomas. "Volunteers of the French Revolutionary Wars: Myths and Reinterpretations." In War Volunteering in Modern Times: From the French Revolution to the Second World War, edited by Christine G. Krüger and Sonja Levsen, 23-33. Basingstoke, UK ; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Hodgson, Godfrey. The Myth of American Exceptionalism. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2009.
Holt, Thomas C. The Problem of Freedom: Race, Labor, and Politics in Jamaica and Britain, 1832-1938. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992.
Holton, Woody. Forced Founders: Indians, Debtors, Slaves, and the Making of the American Revolution in Virginia. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1999.
Hopkin, David. "Female Soldiers and the Battle of the Sexes in Nineteenth-Century France: The Mobilization of a Folk Motif." History Workshop Journal 56, no. 1 (2003): 78-104.
Hopkin, David M. Soldier and Peasant in French Popular Culture, 1766-1870. Woodbridge, UK: Boydell Press, 2003.
Hopkin, David. "The World Turned Upside Down: Female Soldiers in the French Armies of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars." 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, 77-98. Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Huber-Sperl, Rita. "Organized Women and the Strong State: The Beginnings of Female Associational Activity in Germany, 1810-1840." Journal of Women's History 13, no. 4 (2002): 81-105.
Hughes, Michael J. "Making Frenchmen into Warriors: Martial Masculinity in Napoleonic France." In French Masculinities: History, Culture, and Politics, edited by Christopher E. Forth and Bertrand Taithe, 51-66. Basingstoke, UK ; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Hünefeldt, Christine. Paying the Price of Freedom: Family and Labor among Lima’s Slaves, 1800-1854. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1994.
Hunt, Paula D. "Sybil Ludington, the Female Paul Revere: The Making of a Revolutionary War Heroine." New England Quarterly 88, no. 2 (2015): 187-222.
Hurl-Eamon, Jennine. Marriage and the British Army in the Long Eighteenth Century: 'The Girl I Left Behind Me'. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Hurl-Eamon, Jennine. "Youth in the Devil’s Service, Manhood in the King’s: Reaching Adulthood in the Eighteenth-Century British Army." Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth 8, no. 2 (2015): 163-190.