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ᥥ search (Anglais) ᖲ Warrior Women: The Amazons Of Dahomey And The Nature Of War  ᦧ By Robert Edgerton ᧓ ᥥ search (Anglais) ᖲ Warrior Women: The Amazons Of Dahomey And The Nature Of War ᦧ By Robert Edgerton ᧓ Some prominent anthropologists have been joined by an eminent military historian in declaring that military combat at all times and in all places has been a male activity They advance many reasons for this pattern, some plausible than others In fact, although warfare is typically conducted by men, in various places and at various times, women have fought bravely and well, and in the West African kingdom of Dahomey during the nineteenth century, they formed the elite corps of a successful army Many European visitors to Dahomey commented favorably on their military bearing, finding them impressive in discipline and maneuver than male Dahomean soldiers When France invaded Dahomey in the early 1890s, their superior weapons won the war but all those French officers and men who wrote about their bloody battles against Dahomey declared not only that these women warriors were superior to male Dahomean soldiers, but that they were the equal of the French Edgerton describes the history of these , as they became known, their recruitment, training, and battle experience Of particular interest to scholars interested in culture and gender today, these women believed that in order for them to carry out their martial roles, they had to transform themselves into men How this was done, how the s lived and fought, and what their experiences might mean for the understanding of women and warfare both in the past and present day are the subjects of this book.Author of over twenty books on sociology and anthropology, including The End of the Asante Empire and The Cloak of Competence, Robert B Edgerton teaches at the UCLA School of Medicine. 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    • Warrior Women: The Amazons Of Dahomey And The Nature Of War
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    • Robert Edgerton
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    • 22 January 2016

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