Women's History Journal

Women’s History Spring 2016

Women's History Spring 2016Download the PDF edition of this journal here.


  • Charlotte-Rose Millar on Rebecca West’s Demonic Marriage: Exploring Emotions, Ritual and Women’s Agency in Seventeenth-Century England, 4
  • Ruth Cohen on ‘Mothers First’: the Women’s Co–operative Guild’s campaign for maternity care, 1906–18, 11
  • Janet Smith on Helen Taylor’s anti–imperialist feminism: Ireland and the Land League question, 19
  • Amanda Jane Jones on The Sad Strangeness of Separation: Enuresis and Separation Anxiety in Wartime Women’s Fiction, 24
  • Lawrence M. Kaplan on E. Lilian Todd: Aviation Pioneer, 29

Book Reviews

  • Argha Banerjee, Women’s Poetry and the First World War (1914-1918), India: Atlantic Publishers, 2014, 34
  • Laura Seddon, British Women Composers and Instrumental Chamber Music in the Early Twentieth Century, Ashgate Publishing Limited, Farnham, Surrey, 2013, 35
  • Jill S. Greenlee, The Political Consequences of Motherhood, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, 2014, 36
  • David Loades, Catherine Howard The Adulterous Wife of Henry VIII, Stroud: Amberley Publishing, 2014, 37
  • Elizabeth R. Escobedo, From Coveralls to Zoot Suits. The Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013, 37

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