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.

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Thrift, Gayle. ""This Is Our War, Too": Mary Dover, Commandant of the Canadian Women's Army Corps." Alberta History 59, no. 3 (2011): 2-12.
Tickner, J. Ann. Gender in International Relations: Feminist Perspectives on Achieving Global Security. New York: Columbia University Press, 1992.
Timm, Annette F. "Sex with a Purpose: Prostitution, Venereal Disease, and Militarized Masculinity in the Third Reich." Journal of the History of Sexuality 11, no. 1/2 (2002): 223-255.
Todd, Ann. OSS Operation Black Mail: One Woman's Covert War against the Imperial Japanese Army. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2017.
Toman, Cynthia. An Officer and a Lady: Canadian Military Nursing and the Second World War. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2007.
Tomblin, Barbara. G.I. Nightingales: The Army Nurse Corps in World War II. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996.
Tomlinson, Richard. "The Disappearance of France, 1896-1940: French Politics and the Birth Rate." Historical Journal 28, no. 2 (1985): 450-415.
Totani, Yuma. "Legal Responses to World War II Sexual Violence: The Japanese Experience." In Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones: From the Ancient World to the Era of Human Rights, edited by Elizabeth D. Heineman, 217-231. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.
The Oxford History of Modern War, Edited by Charles Townsend. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Townsend, Eileen, and Colin Townsend. War Wives: A Second World War Anthology. London: Grafton Books, 1989.
Townsend, Kenneth. World War II and the American Indian. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2000.
Trauschweizer, Ingo. "On Militarism." Journal of Military History 76, no. 2 (2012): 507-543.
Tremain, David. Double Agent Victoire: Mathilde Carré and the Interallié network. Gloucestershire : The History Press, 2018.
Tripp, Charles. The Power and the People: Paths of Resistance in the Middle East. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Tuszynska, Agata. Vera Gran : The Accused. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Twomey, Christina. "Double Displacement: Western Women's Return Home from Japanese Internment in the Second World War." Gender & History 21, no. 3 (2009): 670-684.
Tyrer, Nicola. Sisters in Arms: British Army Nurses Tell Their Story. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson,, 2008.
Ubertowska, Aleksandra. "Die Shoah anders erzählt: Autobiographische Zeugnisse von Frauen in der polnischen Literatur." In Nach dem Vergessen, Rekurse auf den Holocaust in Ostmitteleuropa nach 1989, edited by Magdalena Marszałek, Alina Molisak and Barbara Breysach, 197-218. Berlin: Kadmos, 2010.
Umansky, Andrej. La Shoah à l'Est : regards d'Allemands. Paris: Fayard, 2018.
Universität zu Köln, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. historicum.net: Historical Sciences on the Internet. Cologne, Germany, 2014.
Universiteit Leiden. Universiteit Leiden: Digital Special Collections. Leiden, Netherlands.
Ure, James w. Seized by the Sun: the Life and Disappearance of World War II Pilot Gertrude Tompkins. Chicago, United States: Chicago Press Review, 2017.
Vandervort, Bruce, Matthew Hughes, and William J. Philpott. "War in the Non-European World." In Palgrave Advances in Modern Military History, 195-213, 206-207. Basingtoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
The Waning of Major War: Theories and Debates, Edited by Raimo Väyrynen. London ; New York: Routledge, 2013.
Verges, Marianne. On Silver Wings: The Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II, 1942-1944. New York: Ballantine Books , 1991.
Parachutes and Petticoats: Welsh Women Writing on the Second World War, Edited by Leigh Verrill-Rhys and Deirdre Beddoe. 2nd ed. South Glamorgan: Honno Autobiography, 1992.
Vickers, Emma. "'The Good Fellow': Negotiation, Remembrance, and Recollection - Homosexuality in the British Armed Forces, 1939–1945." In Brutality and Desire: War and Sexuality in Europe's Twentieth Century, edited by Dagmar Herzog, 109-134. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Villalobos, Gina Aurora. Memoria y Trauma de la Mujer Durante la Posguerra Civil Española en La Voz Dormida de Dulce Chacón In Department of Spanish and Portuguese. Vol. Master of Arts. Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University, 2018.
Vining, Margaret. "Women Join the Armed Forces: The Transformation of Women's Military Work in World War II and After (1939-1947)." In A Companion to Women's Military History, edited by Barton C. Hacker and Margaret Vining, 233-289. Boston; Leiden: Brill, 2012.
Vinogradova, Lyuba, and A.L. Tait. Avenging Angels: Soviet Women Snipers on the Eastern Front (1941-1945), Edited by Anna Reid. Print Translation ed. New York: MacLehose Press, 2017.
Vinogradova, Luba. Defending the Motherland: The Soviet Women who Fought Hitler's Aces. New York: MacLehose Press, 2018.
Virgili, Fabrice. Shorn Women: Gender and Punishment in Liberation France. Oxford, UK; New York: Berg, 2002.
Vlossak, Elizabeth. Marianne or Germania? Nationalizing Women in Alsace, 1870-1946. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.
von Klimó, Árpád. Remembering Cold Says: The 1942 Massacre of Novi Sad, Hungarian Politics, & Society, 1942-1989 In Pitt series in Russian and East European studies. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018.

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