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Title Inventing collateral damage : civilian casualities, war, and empire / edited by Stephen J. Rockel and Rick Halpern

Publ Info Toronto : Between the Lines, 2009
 RWU Main Library  U21.5 .I58 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 356 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Collateral damage : a comparative history / Stephen J. Rockel -- pt. 1. Non-combatants in civil wars : France and the USA. "Only the sack and the noose for its citizens" : atrocities and civilian casualties during the French wars of religion / Brian Sandberg -- An American war of incarceration : guerrilla warfare, occupation, and imprisonment in the American south, 1863-65 / Scott Reynolds Nelson -- pt. 2. Collateral damage in the partition of Africa. Non-combatants and war : the unexplored factor in the conquest of the Zulu kingdom / Jeff Guy -- Between law and inhumanity : Canadian troops and British responses to guerrilla warfare in the South African war / Chris Madsen -- Colonial conquest and the struggle for the presence of the colonial state in German East Africa, 185-1903 / Michael Pesek -- pt. 3. Collateral damage and the culture of imperialism. Progress and collateral damage / Robert Gregg -- "Elegant and dignified military operations in the present age" : the imperfect invisibility of collateral damage in late-nineteenth-century metropolitan illustrated magazines / Tom Gretton -- The deliverer's dilemma : Japan's invasion of China, 1937-38 / Timothy Brook -- Criminals, heroes, martyrs : a backward caste remembers the colonial past / Smita Tewari Jassal -- pt. 4. Sexual violence and war. Sexual violence in war : Mennonite refugees during the second world war / Marlene Epp -- pt. 5. Bombing and civilian casualties. The war against women and children / Sven Lindqvist -- The "unworthy" Afghan bodies : "Smarter" U.S. weapons kill more innocents / Marc W. Herold -- Conclusion / Natalie Zeman Davis
LC subject Civilian war casualties -- History
War victims -- History
War and society -- History
Military history
Sociology, Military
Add Author Rockel, Stephen J
Halpern, Rick
Alt Title Inventing collateral damage : civilian casualties, war, and empire
ISBN 9781897071120 (pbk.)
1897071124 (pbk.)