Secondary Literature on the Age of the Second 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:

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Geyer, Michael. "Eine Kriegsgeschichte, die vom Tod spricht." Physische Gewalt: Studien zur Geschichte der Neuzeit (1995): 136-161.
Geyer, Michael. "The Militarization of Europe, 1914-1945." In The Militarization of the Western World, edited by John R. Gillis, 65-102. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1989.
Music and International History in the Twentieth Century, Edited by Jessica C. E. Gienow-Hecht. New York: Berghahn Books, 2015.
Gilbert, Joanne D. Women of Valor: Polish Resisters to the Third Reich. East Stroudsburg, PA: Gihon River Press, 2014.
Gildea, Robert Warring. Fighters in the Shadows: A New History of the French Resistance. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015.
Gildea, Robert, Olivier Wieviorka, and Anette Warring. Surviving Hitler and Mussolini: Daily Life in Occupied Europe. Oxford, UK; New York: Berg, 2006.
Giles, Geoffrey J. "The Denial of Homosexuality: Same-Sex Incidents in Himmler's SS and Police." Journal of the History of Sexuality 11, no. 1 (2002): 256-290.
Gillespie, Marie, and Alban Webb. Diasporas and Diplomacy: Cosmopolitan Contact Zones at the BBC World Service (1932-2012). New York: Routledge, 2013.
Gillespie, Richard, and Frédéric Volpi. Routledge Handbook of Mediterranean Politics. London: Routledge, 2018.
Gillis, John R. The Militarization of the Western World. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1989.
Ginio, Ruth. French Colonialism Unmasked: The Vichy Years in French West Africa. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2006.
Ginsborg, Paul. Family Politics: Domestic Life, Devastation and Survival, 1900-1950. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014.
Glantz, David. Colossus Reborn: The Red Army at War, 1941-1943. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2005.
Glass, Charles. The Deserters: A Hidden History of World War II. New York: Penguin, 2013.
Glassord, Sarah, and Amy Shaw. Making the Best of It: Women and Girls of Canada and Newfoundland during the Second World War. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2020.
Gledhill, Christine, and Jillian Swanson. Nationalising Femininity: Culture, Sexuality, and British Cinema in the Second World War. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1996.
Gleeson, Ian. The Unknown Force: Black, Indian and Coloured Soldiers Through Two World Wars. Rivonia, South Africa: Ashanti, 1994.
Massenhaftes Töten: Kriege und Genozide im 20. Jahrhundert, Edited by Peter Gleichmann and Thomas Kühne. Essen: Klartext, 2004.
Gluck, Sherna Berger. Rosie the Riveter Revisited: Women, the War, and Social Change. Boston, MA: Twayne Publishers, 1987.
Gluck, Cellin. Sugihara Chiune / Persona Non Grata . Japan: Toho, 2015.
Glunz, Claudia, and Thomas F. Schneider. "Then horror came into her eyes...": Gender and the Wars. Göttingen: V&R Unipress, 2014.
Glyn-Jones, Anne. Morse Code Wrens of Station X: Bletchley's Outer Circle. Exeter, UK: Amphora Press, 2017.
Godfroid, Anne. "After "Teutonic Fury", "Belgian Fury"? Fact and Fiction in the Revenge of Belgian Soldiers in the Rhineland in 1923." In Rape in Wartime, edited by Raphaëlle Branche and Fabrice Virgili, 90-102. Basingstoke, UK ; London ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Goedde, Petra. GIs and Germans: Culture, Gender and Foreign Relations, 1945-1949. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2003.
Goldburg, Myrna. "Memoirs of Auschwitz Survivors: The Burden of Gender." In Women in the Holocaust, edited by Dalia Ofer and Lenore J. Weitzman, 327-339. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1998.
Goldenberg, Myrna, and Amy H. Shapiro. Different Horrors, Same Hell: Gender and the Holocaust. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2013.
Goldenberg, Myrna. "Sex-Based Violence and the Politics and Ethics of Survival." In Different Horrors, Same Hell: Gender and the Holocaust, edited by Myrna Goldenberg and Amy H. Shapiro, 99-128 . Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2013.
Female Soldiers: Combatants or Noncombatants? Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, Edited by Nancy Loring Goldman. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1982.
Goldsmith, Margaret. Women at War. London: L. Drummond Ltd., 1943.
González, Shirley Mangini. Memories of Resistance: Women's Voices from the Spanish Civil War. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1995.
González-Allende, Iker. Género y Nación en la Narrativa Vasca durante la Guerra Civil Española (1936-1939) In Literature and Women's Studies. Vol. Ph.D. Champaign, IL, USA: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , 2007.
Goodman, R. D. Our War Nurses: The History of the Royal Australian Army Nursing Corps 1902-1988. Bowen Hills, QLD.: Boolarong Publications, 1988.
Goossen, Rachel. Women Against the Good War: Conscientious Objection and Gender on the American Home Front, 1941-1947. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.
Gordon, Thomas, and Greg Lewis. Shadow Warriors of World War II: The Daring Women of the OSS and SOE. Chicago, IL: Chicago Review Press, 2017.
Gordon, Bertram M. War Tourism: Second World War France from Defeat and Occupation to the Creation of Heritage. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018.
Goscilo, Helena, and Yana Hashamova. Embracing arms: Cultural representation of Slavic and Balkan women in war. Elsevier B.V., 2012.
Gottlieb, Julie V. 'Guilty Women', Foreign Policy, and Appeasement in Inter-War Britain In Peace & Change. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

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