Soviet “Night Witches”: Heroes of the Eastern Front

In Women’s History, we are all too familiar with stories of brave, fierce, powerful women being excluded from the history books. Most of the stories of women and World War II pertain to their instrumental role in factories, hospitals, and communities back at home. While soldiers invaded enemy lines, Rosies the Riveter invaded the public sphere; finally, women would prove their mettle in the workplace, … Continue reading Soviet “Night Witches”: Heroes of the Eastern Front