Women Warriors: A History

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Potomac Books Incorporated, Mar 1, 2000 - History - 279 pages
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Reprint of the 1997 work in which cultural anthropologist Jones looks at women in the military and in wars and battles throughout history and around the world, presenting stories of women soldiers, leaders, pirates, outlaws, and terrorists in ancient times and in modern conflicts such as the Indochi

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This is a helpful book for anyone trying to get a handle on martial women, but it is not particularly scholarly or academic. It's a great read for enthusiasts and those with general interest in women ... Read full review

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Amazing that I really had no idea what an ancient, common phenomenon women in the military is. Entire all-female battalions, in modern Europe. Something in me is a little shocked by the idea, but my ... Read full review

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Jones is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Central Florida.

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