The Resource Her war story : twentieth-century women write about war, edited by Sayre P. Sheldon

Her war story : twentieth-century women write about war, edited by Sayre P. Sheldon

Label
Her war story : twentieth-century women write about war
Title
Her war story
Title remainder
twentieth-century women write about war
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sayre P. Sheldon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume contains writings of or about war from the following authors : Nina Macdonald, Rebecca West, Vera Brittain, Edith Wharton, Mary Borden, Ellen La Motte, Colette, Helen Zenna Smith, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Amy Lowell, Willa Cather, Mary Lee, Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant, Gertrude Stein, Kathe Kollwitz, Charlotte Mew, Katherine Mansfield, Louise Bogan, Toni Morrison, Jane Addams, Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Martha Gellhorn, Frances Davis, Dorothy Parker, Gertrud Kolmar, Virginia Woolf, Dorothy Thompson, Ding Ling, Anna Akhmatova, Olivia Manning, Elizabeth Bowen, Bryher, H.D., Mary Lee Settle, Elizabeth Vaughan, Iris Origo, Christabel Bielenberg, Etty Hillesum, Sara Nomberg-Przytyk, Charlotte Delbo, Elsa Morante, Mitsuye Yamada, Hirabayashi Taiko, Kikue Tada, Doris Lessing, Kathryn Hulme, Kay Boyle, Gwendolyn Brooks, Marguerite Higgins, Martha Gelhorn, Mary McCarthy, Grace Paley, Huong Tram, Lady Borton, Margaret Atwood, Muriel Rukeyser, Susan Griffin, Karla Ramirez, Margaret Thatcher, Molly Moore, Fadwa Tuqan, Dahlia Ravikovitch, Meena Alexander, Marta Traba, Lina Magaia, and Margaret Drabble
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6071.W35
LC item number
H45 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sheldon, Sayre P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • Women and war
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature
  • War
  • Women and war
  • Oorlogen
  • Eerste Wereldoorlog
  • Interbellum
  • Tweede Wereldoorlog
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Krieg (Motiv)
Label
Her war story : twentieth-century women write about war, edited by Sayre P. Sheldon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sing a song of war-time / Nina Macdonald -- The cordite makers / Rebecca West -- from Chronicle of youth: the war diary, 1913-1917 / Vera Brittain -- from Fighting France: from Dunkerque to Belport / Edith Wharton -- Conspiracy from The forbidden zone / Mary Borden -- Women and wives from The backwash of war: the human wreckage of the battlefield as witnessed by an American hospital nurse / Ellen La Motte -- Verdun, December-January, 1915 / Colette -- from Not so quiet ... : stepdaughters of war / Helen Zenna Smith -- A honeymoon ... vive l'Amerique / Dorothy Canfield Fisher -- In the stadium / Amy Lowell -- from One of ours / Willa Cather -- from It's a great war! / Mary Lee -- from Shadow-shapes: the journal of a wounded woman / Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant -- from The autobiography of Alice B. Toklas / Gertrude Stein -- from The diary and letters of Kaethe Kollwitz / Käthe Kollwitz -- The cenotaph / Charlotte Mew -- The fly / Katherine Mansfield -- To my brother killed: Haumont Wood: October, 1918 / Louise Bogan -- 1919 from Sula / Toni Morrison -- from Peace and bread in time of war / Jane Addams -- from My part in a changing world / Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence -- Apostrophe to man / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- High explosives for everyone / Martha Gellhorn -- from My shadow in the sun / Frances Davis -- Soldiers of the republic / Dorothy Parker -- Say that we saw Spain die / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- We Jews / Gertrud Kolmar -- from Three guineas / Virginia Woolf -- from Let the record speak / Dorothy Thompson -- from New faith / Ding Ling -- The first long range artillery fire on Leningrad / Anna Akhmatova -- from The danger tree / Olivia Manning -- Oh, madam / Elizabeth Bowen -- from The days of Mars: a memoir, 1940-1946 / Bryher -- Ancient wisdom speaks / H.D. -- from All the brave promises / Mary Lee Settle -- from The ordeal of Elizabeth Vaughan: a wartime diary of the Philippines / Elizabeth Vaughan -- from War in Val d'Orcia / Iris Origo -- from The past is myself / Christabel Bielenberg -- from Letters from Westerbork / Etty Hillesum -- Friendly meetings from Auschwitz: true tales from a grotesque land / Sara Nomberg-Przytyk -- Weiter from Auschwitz and after / Charlotte Delbo -- from History: a novel / Elsa Morante -- Evacuation ; On the bus ; Harmony at the fair grounds ; Curfew ; In the outhouse ; Inside news / Mitsuye Yamada -- Blind Chinese soldiers / Hirabayashi Taiko -- The scars remain / Kikue Tada -- from Landlocked / Doris Lessing -- from The wild place / Kathryn Hulme -- Fife's house / Kay Boyle -- Gay chaps at the bar / Gwendolyn Brooks -- from War in Korea / Marguerite Higgins -- A new kind of war / Martha Gelhorn -- from Hanoi / Mary McCarthy -- That country / Grace Paley -- The Vietnamese mother / Huong Tram -- from Sensing the enemy / Lady Borton -- At first I was given centuries / Margaret Atwood -- Kathe Kolwitz / Muriel Rukeyser -- Prayer for continuation / Susan Griffin -- El Salvador / Karla Ramirez -- from The Downing Street years / Margaret Thatcher -- from A woman at war : storming Kuwait with the U.S. Marines / Molly Moore -- Song of becoming / Fadwa Tuqan -- One cannot kill a baby twice / Dahlia Ravikovitch -- No man's land / Meena Alexander -- from Mothers and shadows / Marta Traba -- Madalena returned from captivity / Lina Magaia -- from The gates of ivory / Margaret Drabble
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780809322466
Lccn
98044169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39890467
  • (OCoLC)ocm39890467
Label
Her war story : twentieth-century women write about war, edited by Sayre P. Sheldon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sing a song of war-time / Nina Macdonald -- The cordite makers / Rebecca West -- from Chronicle of youth: the war diary, 1913-1917 / Vera Brittain -- from Fighting France: from Dunkerque to Belport / Edith Wharton -- Conspiracy from The forbidden zone / Mary Borden -- Women and wives from The backwash of war: the human wreckage of the battlefield as witnessed by an American hospital nurse / Ellen La Motte -- Verdun, December-January, 1915 / Colette -- from Not so quiet ... : stepdaughters of war / Helen Zenna Smith -- A honeymoon ... vive l'Amerique / Dorothy Canfield Fisher -- In the stadium / Amy Lowell -- from One of ours / Willa Cather -- from It's a great war! / Mary Lee -- from Shadow-shapes: the journal of a wounded woman / Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant -- from The autobiography of Alice B. Toklas / Gertrude Stein -- from The diary and letters of Kaethe Kollwitz / Käthe Kollwitz -- The cenotaph / Charlotte Mew -- The fly / Katherine Mansfield -- To my brother killed: Haumont Wood: October, 1918 / Louise Bogan -- 1919 from Sula / Toni Morrison -- from Peace and bread in time of war / Jane Addams -- from My part in a changing world / Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence -- Apostrophe to man / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- High explosives for everyone / Martha Gellhorn -- from My shadow in the sun / Frances Davis -- Soldiers of the republic / Dorothy Parker -- Say that we saw Spain die / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- We Jews / Gertrud Kolmar -- from Three guineas / Virginia Woolf -- from Let the record speak / Dorothy Thompson -- from New faith / Ding Ling -- The first long range artillery fire on Leningrad / Anna Akhmatova -- from The danger tree / Olivia Manning -- Oh, madam / Elizabeth Bowen -- from The days of Mars: a memoir, 1940-1946 / Bryher -- Ancient wisdom speaks / H.D. -- from All the brave promises / Mary Lee Settle -- from The ordeal of Elizabeth Vaughan: a wartime diary of the Philippines / Elizabeth Vaughan -- from War in Val d'Orcia / Iris Origo -- from The past is myself / Christabel Bielenberg -- from Letters from Westerbork / Etty Hillesum -- Friendly meetings from Auschwitz: true tales from a grotesque land / Sara Nomberg-Przytyk -- Weiter from Auschwitz and after / Charlotte Delbo -- from History: a novel / Elsa Morante -- Evacuation ; On the bus ; Harmony at the fair grounds ; Curfew ; In the outhouse ; Inside news / Mitsuye Yamada -- Blind Chinese soldiers / Hirabayashi Taiko -- The scars remain / Kikue Tada -- from Landlocked / Doris Lessing -- from The wild place / Kathryn Hulme -- Fife's house / Kay Boyle -- Gay chaps at the bar / Gwendolyn Brooks -- from War in Korea / Marguerite Higgins -- A new kind of war / Martha Gelhorn -- from Hanoi / Mary McCarthy -- That country / Grace Paley -- The Vietnamese mother / Huong Tram -- from Sensing the enemy / Lady Borton -- At first I was given centuries / Margaret Atwood -- Kathe Kolwitz / Muriel Rukeyser -- Prayer for continuation / Susan Griffin -- El Salvador / Karla Ramirez -- from The Downing Street years / Margaret Thatcher -- from A woman at war : storming Kuwait with the U.S. Marines / Molly Moore -- Song of becoming / Fadwa Tuqan -- One cannot kill a baby twice / Dahlia Ravikovitch -- No man's land / Meena Alexander -- from Mothers and shadows / Marta Traba -- Madalena returned from captivity / Lina Magaia -- from The gates of ivory / Margaret Drabble
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 370 pages
Isbn
9780809322466
Lccn
98044169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39890467
  • (OCoLC)ocm39890467

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