Women's History Journal

ISSUE 75 Women’s History Magazine, Summer 2014

Cover Spring 2014

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  • Paula Bartley on Ellen Wilkinson and parliamentary politics, 1924-1947, 4-10
  • Lisa R. Lindell on Dr Frances Woods and the intersection of war, expansionism, and equal rights, 11-19
  • Małgorzata Dajnowicz on Eliza Orzeszkowa’s influence on the feminist views of Polish women, 20-26
  • Caroline Scallon on The United Services Ladies’ Golf Association, 27-28

Book Reviews

  • Celia Lee and Paul Edward Strong, eds, Women in War: From Home Front to Front Line, Barnsley: Pen and Sword, 2012, 29
  • Ann Kramer, Women Wartime Spies, Barnsley: Pen and Sword, 2011. 29
  • Amy Licence, Elizabeth of York: The Forgotten Tudor Queen, Stroud: Amberley, 2013, 30
  • David Loades, Mary Rose: Tudor Princess, Queen of France, the Extraordinary Life of Henry VIII’s Sister, Stroud: Amberley, 2012, 30
  • Elizabeth Norton, Bessie Blount: Mistress to Henry VIII, Stroud: Amberley, 2011, 30
  • Norah Lofts, Anne Boleyn: The Tragic Story of Henry VIII’s Most Notorious Wife, Stroud: Amberley, 1979, 2012, 30
  • John Guy, The Tudors: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford: Oxford University Press, second revised edition, 2013, 30
  • Julie Gottlieb and Richard Toye, eds, The Aftermath of Suffrage, Women , Gender and Politics in Britain, 1918-1945,New York and Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013, 33
  • Laura Schwartz, Infidel Feminism: Secularism, Religion and Women’s Emancipation, England 1830-1914, Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press, 2013, 34
  • Maud F. Davies, Life in an English Village with introduction by Jane Howells, Salisbury: Hobnob Press, 2013, 35
  • Jonathan David Gross, The Life of Anne Damer: Portrait of a Regency Artist, Lanham MD: Lexington Books, 2014, 36
  • Katherine Holden, Nanny Knows Best: The History of the British Nanny, Stroud: The History Press, 2013, 36
  • Rosemary Seton, Western Daughters in Eastern Lands, Santa Barbara, California, Denver, Colorado and Oxford: Praeger, 2013, 37
  • Lucy Bland, Modern Women on Trial: Sexual Transgression in the Age of the Flapper, Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press, 2013, 38