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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Engel, Barbara Alpern. "Not by Bread Alone: Subsistence Riots in Russia during World War I." The Journal of Modern History 69, no. 4 (1997): 696-721.
Englund, Peter. The Beauty and the Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
Erickson, Lesley. Westward Bound: Sex, Violence, the Law and the Making of a Settler Society. Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, 2011.
Evans, Richard J. "Afterword." In The Limits of Loyalty Imperial Symbolism, Popular Allegiances, and State Patriotism in the Late Habsburg Monarchy, edited by Laurence Cole and Daniel L. Unowsky, 223-232. Oxford, UK; New York: Berghahn Books, 2007.
Ewing, Elizabeth. Women in Uniform: Through the Centuries. Towtoa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, 1975.
Eyffinger, Arthur. The 1899 Hague Peace Conference: "The Parliament of Man, the Federation of the World". The Hague; Boston: Kluwer Law International, 1999.
Fairclough, Pauline. Classics for the Masses: Shaping Soviet Musical Identity Under Lenin and Stalin. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2016.
Fara, Patricia. A Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.
Fara, Patricia. "Women, Science and Suffrage in World War I." Royal Society Journal of the History of Science 69, no. 1 (2014).
Farnsworth, Beatrice, and Lynne Viola. Russian Peasant Women . New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.
Music, Politics, and Violence, Edited by Susan Fast and Kip Pegley. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2012.
Fauser, Annegret. "The Scholar behind the Medal: Edward J. Dent (1876–1957) and the Politics of Music History." Journal of the Royal Musical Association 139, no. 2 (2014): 235-260.
Versailles 1919: Ziele, Wirkung, Wahrnehmung, Edited by Silke Fehlemann and Gerd Krumeich. Essen: Klartext, 2001.
Feimster, Crystal Nicole. Southern Horrors: Women and the Politics of Rape and Lynching. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009.
Fein, Helen. "Genocide and Gender: The Use of Women and Group Destiny." Journal of Genocide Research 1, no. 1 (1999): 43-63.
Feldman, Gerald. Army, Industry, and Labor in Germany, 1914-1918. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1966.
First World War Nursing: New Perspectives, Edited by Alison S. Fell and Christine E. Hallett. New York: Routledge, 2013.
Fell, Alison S. "Nursing the Other: The Representation of Colonial Troops in French and British First World War Nursing Memoirs." In Race, Empire, and First World War Writing, edited by Santanu Das, 158-175. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011.
The Women's Movement in Wartime: International Perspectives, 1914-19, Edited by Alison Fell and Ingrid Sharp. Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Feltman, Brian K. The Stigma of Surrender: German Prisoners, British Captors, and Manhood in the Great War and Beyond. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2014.
Fette, Julie. "Pride and Prejudice in the Professions: Women Doctors and Lawyers in Third Republic France." Journal of Women's History 19, no. 3 (2007): 60-86.

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Von Schlachthymnen und Protestsongs: Zur Kulturgeschichte des Verhältnisses von Musik und Krieg, Edited by Annemarie Firme and Ramona Hocker. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2006.
Essays on War and Society in East Central Europe, 1740-1920, Edited by Stephen A. Fischer-Galați and Béla K. Király. New York: Columbia University Press, 1987.
Fisher, Jane Elizabeth. Envisioning Disease, Gender, and War: Women's Narratives of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic. New York, United States: Palgrave Macmillan US, 2012.
The Handbook of International Humanitarian Law, Edited by Dieter Fleck. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Flood, Michael. "Gender, War, and Male "Disadvantage"." Voice Male 21, no. 73 (2017): 12-13.
Flynn, George Q. Conscription and Democracy: The Draft in France, Great Britain, and the United States. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002.
Fogarty, Richard. Race and War in France: Colonial Subjects in the French Army, 1914-1918. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
Folse, Mark Ryland. The Globe and Anchor Men U.S. Marines, Manhood, and American Culture, 1914-1924 In Department of History. Vol. Ph.D. Tuscaloosa, AL, USA: University of Alabama, 2018.
Foot, John. Italy's Divided Memory. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Forbes, Duncan. "'Tracking' Edith Tudor-Hart." History Workshop Journal 84 (2017): 234-247.
Forrest, Alan. The Legacy of the French Revolutionary Wars: The Nation-in-Arms in French Republican Memory. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Forth, Christopher E., and Bertrand Taithe. "Introduction: French Manhood in the Modern World." In French Masculinities. History, Culture and Politics, edited by Christopher E. Forth and Bertrand Taithe, 1-14. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Forth, Christopher E. Masculinity in the Modern West: Gender, Civilization, and the Body. 2nd ed. Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Forth, Christopher E. The Dreyfus Affair and the Crisis of French Manhood. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.
The Art of Forgetting, Edited by Adrian Forty and Susanne Küchler. Oxford ; New York: Berg, 1999.
Forty, George, and Anne Forty. Women War Heroines. London: Arms and Armour, 1997.
Foster, Caroline. Women for All Seasons: The Story of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1989.

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