Secondary Literature on the Age of First World War

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 select secondary literature on regions and themes 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:

  • First World War (1914–18)
  • Russian Civil War (1917–22)
  • Irish War of Independence and Civil War (1919–23)

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Woollacott, Angela. On Her Their Lives Depend: Munitions Workers in the Great War. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994.
Woollacott, Angela. "Sisters and Brothers in Arms: Family, Class, and Gendering in World War I Britain." In Gendering War Talk, edited by Miriam G. Cooke and Angela Woollacott, 128-147. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993.
Woollacott, Angela. "Sisters and Brothers in Arms: Family, Class, and Gendering in World War I Britain (CXX)." In Gendering War Talk, 128-147. Princeton, NJ, USA: Princeton University Press, 1933.
Xu, Guoqi. Strangers on the Western Front: Chinese Workers in the Great War. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2011.
Young, Allan. The Harmony of Illusions: Inventing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1995.
Zalfen, Sarah, and Sven Oliver Müller. Besatzungsmacht Musik: Zur Musik- und Emotionsgeschichte im Zeitalter der Weltkriege. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2014.
Zegenhagen, Evelyn. "Schneidige deutsche Mädel": Fliegerinnen zwischen 1918 und 1945. Göttingen: Wallstein, 2007.
Zeiger, Susan. In Uncle Sam's Service: Women Workers with the American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1999.
Beyond 1917: the United States and the global legacies of the Great War, Edited by Thomas William Zeiler, David Ekbladh and Benjamin C. Montoya. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2017.
Ziemann, Benjamin. "Contested Commemorations: Republican War Veterans and Weimar Political Culture.", 315. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Ziemann, Benjamin. "Der Erste Weltkrieg als ein Laboratorium der Gewalt." In Gewalt im Ersten Weltkrieg: Töten - Überleben - Verweigern, edited by Benjamin Ziemann, 7-23. Essen: Klartext, 2014.
Ziemann, Benjamin. Gewalt im Ersten Weltkrieg: Töten - Überleben - Verweigern. Essen: Klartext, 2013.
Ziemann, Benjamin. War Experiences in Rural Germany, 1914-1923. Oxford, UK; New York: Berg, 2007.
Ziino, Bart. "Eligible Men: Men, Families and Masculine Duty in Great War Australia." History Australia 14, no. 2 (2017): 202-217.
Zuckermann, Larry. The Rape of Belgium: The Untold Story of World War I. New York: New York University Press, 2004.
Fighting for a Living: A Comparative Study of Military Labour, 1500-2000, Edited by Erik-Jan Zürcher. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2014.
Zurcher, Erik Jan. "Ottoman Labour Battalions in World War I." In Der Völkermord an den Armeniern und die Shoah, edited by Hans-Lukas Kieser and Dominik J. Schaller, 187-196. Zurich: Chronos Verlag, 2002.
Zurcher, Erik Jan. "The Ottoman Conscription System, 1844–1914." International Review of Social History 43, no. 3 (1998): 437-49.

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