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Authors: E. Susan Barber and Charles F. Ritter

Title: "Unlawfully and Against Her Consent"

Subtitle: Sexual Violence and the Military During the American Civil War

In: Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones: From the Ancient World to the Era of Human Rights

Edited by: Elizabeth D. Heineman

Place: Philadelphia, PA

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Year: 2011

Pages: 202-214

Series: Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights

ISBN-13: 9780812243185 (cloth) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-13: 9780812222616 (paper) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-13: 9780812204346 (ebook) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 19th Century | U.S. History | Types: Wartime Rape / American Civil War


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Authors: Susan Barber, Department of History, Notre Dame of Maryland University

Lecture: Barber, Susan. »"Unlawfully and against Her Consent": Rape and Sexual Assault in the American Civil War.« The History of Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones. Iowa City 2006.

Wikipedia: Wartime sexual violence: American Civil War, Sex in the American Civil War