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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Koller, Christian. "Defeat and Foreign Rule as a Narrative of National Rebirth: The German Memory of the Napoleonic Period in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries." In Defeat and Memory: Cultural Histories of Military Defeat in the Modern Era, edited by Jenny Macleod, 30-45. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Kramer, Lloyd S. Nationalism in Europe & America: Politics, Cultures, and Identities since 1775. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.
Krüger, Christine, and Sonja Levsen. War Volunteering in Modern Times: From the French Revolution to the Second World War. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Kühne, Thomas. Männergeschichte — Geschlechtergeschichte: Männlichkeit im Wandel der Moderne. Frankfurt am Main: Campus Verlag, 1996.
Kutz, Martin. Deutsche Soldaten: Eine Kultur- und Mentalitätsgeschichte. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 2006.
Laffin, John. Women in Battle. London ; New York: Abelard-Schuman, 1967.
Lafon, Jean-Marc. L'Andalousie et Napoléon: Contre-insurrection, collaboration et résistances dans le Midi de l'Espagne, 1808-1812. Paris: Nouveau Monde; Bibliothèque Napoléon, 2007.
Lamata, Luis Alberto. Miranda Regresa. Venezuela: Amazonia Films, 2007.
Lamata, Luis Alberto. Taita Boves. Venezuela: Cines Unidos de Venezuela, 2010.
Landers, Jane. Atlantic Creoles in the Age of Revolutions. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010.
Landers, Jane, and Barry Robinson. Slaves, Subjects, and Subversives: Blacks in Colonial Latin America. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2006.
Landes, Joan B. "Republican Citizenship and Heterosocial Desire: Concepts of Masculinity in Revolutionary France." In Masculinities in Politics and War: Gendering Modern History, edited by Stefan Dudink, Karen Hagemann and John Tosh, 96-115. Manchester: Palgrave, 2004.
Landes, Joan B. "The Public and the Private Sphere: A Feminist Reconsideration." In Feminism, the Public, and the Private, edited by Joan B. Landes, 135-163. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
Landes, Joan B. Women and the Public Sphere in the Age of the French Revolution. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1996.
Lavrín, Asunción. "Sexuality in Colonial Spanish America." In The Oxford Handbook of Latin American History, edited by Jose C. Moya, 153-180. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.
Lee, Wayne E. Barbarians and Brothers: Anglo-American Warfare, 1500-1865. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
Lever, Évelyne. Paris sous la Terreur. Paris: Fayard, 2019.
Lieven, Dominic. Russia against Napoleon: The Battle for Europe, 1807 to 1814. London; New York: Allen Lane, 2009.
Linch, Kevin, and Matthew McCormack. Britain's Soldiers: Rethinking War and Society, 1715-1815. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2014.
Lindman, Janet Moore. ""Play the Man ... for Your Bleeding Country": Military Chaplains as Gender Brokers During the American Revolution." In New Men: Manliness in Early America, edited by Thomas A. Foster, 236-255. New York: New York University Press, 2011.
Linebaugh, Peter, and Marcus Rediker. The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic. Boston: Beacon Press, 2000.
Lowe, Lisa. The Intimacies of Four Continents. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015.
Lüdtke, Alf. "Die Kaserne." In Orte des Alltags, edited by Heinz-Gerhard Haupt, 227-237. The barracks. Munich: C.H. Beck Verlag, 1994.
Luh, Jürgen. Kriegskunst in Europa 1650–1800. Cologne: Böhlau, 2004.
Lynch, John. San Martín: Argentine Soldier, American Hero. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2009.
Macleod, Emma V. "'Thinking Minds of Both Sexes': Patriotism, British Bluestockings and the Wars against Revolutionary America and France, 1775–1802." In Gender, War and Politics: Transatlantic Perspectives, 1775-1830, edited by Karen Hagemann, Gisela Mettele and Jane Rendall, 247-264. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Macleod, Jenny. Defeat and Memory: Cultural Histories of Military Defeat in the Modern Era. Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Maierhofer, Waltraud, Gertrud M. Roesch, and Caroline Bland. Women Against Napoleon: Historical and Fictional Responses to his Rise and Legacy. Frankfurt am Main: Campus Verlag, 2007.
Mair, Lucille Mathurin, Hilary McD. Beckles, and Verene A. Shepherd. A Historical Study of Women in Jamaica, 1655-1844. Kingston, Jamaica: Centre for Gender and Development Studies, 2006.
Mair, Lucille Mathurin. "Recollections of a Journey into a Rebel Past." In Caribbean Women Writers: Essays from the First International Conference, edited by S.R. Cudjoe, 51-60. Wellesley, MA: Calaloux Publications, 1990.
Mair, Lucille Mathurin. "Women Field Workers in Jamaica during Slavery." In Slavery, Freedom and Gender: The Dynamics of Caribbean Society, edited by Brian L. Moore, B.W. Higman and Carl Campbell, 183-196. Mona, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2001.
Mallon, Florencia E. Peasant and Nation: The Making of Postcolonial Mexico and Peru. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995.
Marks, Patricia H. Deconstructing Legitimacy: Viceroys, Merchants, and the Military in Late Colonial Peru. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2007.
Martin, Jean-Clément. La guerre civile: Entre Histoire et Mémoire. Nantes: Ouest éditions, 1995.

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