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by Linda Grant De Pauw

Author: Linda Grant De Pauw
Subcategory: World
Language: English
Publisher: Univ of Oklahoma Pr; 1st edition (October 1, 1998)
Pages: 395 pages
Category: History
Rating: 4.2
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Xvii, 395 pages : 24 cm. In this work, which covers thousands of years and spans the globe, Linda Grant DePauw explores the varied roles women have played in war.

Xvii, 395 pages : 24 cm. De Pauw depicts women as victims and as warriors; as nurses, spies, sex workers, and wives and mothers of soldiers; as warrior queens leading armies into battle, and as baggage carriers marching in the rear. Includes bibliographical references (pages 352-377) and index

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Battle Cries and Lullabies book. LINDA GRANT DE PAUW is President of the Minerva Center (an institution dedicated to studies of women in the military) and Professor Emeritus of History at George Washington University. Books by Linda Grant De Pauw. Mor. rivia About Battle Cries and.

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Battle Cries and Lullabies. Women in War from Prehistory to the Present. University of Oklahoma Press 1998.

Covering thousands of years and spanning the globe, Linda Grant De Pauw explores the varied roles women have played in war, as warriors, nurses, spies, sex workers, wives, mothers of soldiers, sex workers, leaders of armies into battle and as baggage carriers marching in the rear.

Battle Cries and Lullabies hopes to bring to light in a single source the role of women in warfare since before .

Battle Cries and Lullabies hopes to bring to light in a single source the role of women in warfare since before recorded history. Unfortunately that means that the coverage of any one period is somewhat cursory. It also led De Pauw to accept some conventionally held myths as history and in other places use "evidence" that is more speculation than solid interpretation of recorded history

Product Description Covering thousands of years and spanning the globe, Linda Grant De Pauw explores the varied roles women have played in war, as warriors, nurses, spies, sex workers, wives, mothers of soldiers, sex workers, leaders of armies into battle and as baggage carriers marching in the rear. Condition: Used - Like New Condition Note: Dust Jacket Shows Light Shelf Wear. Book is otherwise in New Condition.

of wars in progress today, Battle Cries and Lullabies demonstrates that warfare has always and everywhere involved women. De Pauw provides historical context for current public policy debates over the role of women in the military

De Pauw also establishes a spectrum of women's direct participation in combat.

Battle Cries and Lullabies: Women in War from Prehistory to the Present. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1998. From that premise De Pauw constructs a story of women and war from prehistory to the present. Her female protagonists are strongly proactive. De Pauw also establishes a spectrum of women's direct participation in combat. The most obvious-and most common-involved specific emergencies: lost battles, raids, and ambushes that put women in situations of "fight or di.

Beginning with the earliest recorded evidence and spanning the world, explores the varied roles women have played in wartime, from nurse and warrior to soldier's mother, and investigates women's participation in warfare