Women Warriors: A History

Women Warriors: A History

by David E Jones

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Women Warriors: A History by David E Jones

An anthropologist tells the history of women in battle from Cleopatra and Joan of Arc to Thusnelda, the Teutonic warrior, and the twentieth century's Ming Khai

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781574887266
Publisher: Potomac Books
Publication date: 07/31/2005
Series: The Warriors
Pages: 296
Sales rank: 420,607
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

David E. Jones is an associate professor of cultural anthropology at the University of Central Florida.

Table of Contents

IllustrationsPreface

1. Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice?2. Arabia” Land Of The Battle Queens3. Asia: The Sword Is My Child4. India: Kali’s Daughters5. British Isles: Queen By The Wrath Of God6. Africa: Mother Of Nations7. Latin America: Las Guerreras8. Egypt: The Commander Of Storms9. Middle East: More Blood Than You Can Drink10. Eastern Europe: Battalions Of Death11. Western Europe: For Duty, All12. North America: New World Warriors13. The Female Martial Heritage

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