The Hello Girls

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674971477
Size: 41.63 MB
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In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. Elizabeth Cobbs reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately ...

The Hello Girls

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674978544
Size: 79.17 MB
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In 1918 the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France to help win World War I. Elizabeth Cobbs reveals the challenges these patriotic young women faced in a war zone where male soldiers resented, wooed, mocked, saluted, and ultimately ...

American Women In World War I

Author: Lettie Gavin
Publisher: University Press of Colorado
ISBN: 1607321130
Size: 55.20 MB
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American Women in World War I captures the spirit of these determined patriots and their times for every reader and will be of special interest to military, women's, and social historians.

Soldier Girls

Author: Helen Thorpe
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451668120
Size: 63.28 MB
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What Thorpe accomplishes in Soldier Girls is something far greater than describing the experience of women in the military. The book is a solid chunk of American history...Thorpe triumphs” (The New York Times Book Review).

It S My Country Too

Author: Jerri Bell
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 161234934X
Size: 23.24 MB
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This inspiring anthology it the first to convey the noteworthy experiences and contributions of women in the American military in their own words-from the Revolutionary War to the present wars in the Middle East.

The Second Line Of Defense

Author: Lynn Dumenil
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469631229
Size: 52.84 MB
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Telling the stories of a diverse group of women, including African Americans, dissidents, pacifists, reformers, and industrial workers, Dumenil analyzes both the roadblocks and opportunities they faced.

Band Of Sisters

Author: Kirsten Holmstedt
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811735664
Size: 12.51 MB
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Profiles twelve women soldiers who have served in the Iraq War, describing their experiences in the war, discussing the pressures of the job, and touching on the difficulties of being a woman in the military.

An English Governess In The Great War

Author: Sophie De Schaepdrijver
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190276703
Size: 63.91 MB
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"Mary Thorp, an English governess working for a Belgian-Russian family in German-occupied Brussels, kept a secret war diary from September 1916 to January 1919.

The Highest Glass Ceiling

Author: Ellen Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674496078
Size: 51.34 MB
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Best-selling historian Ellen Fitzpatrick tells the story of three remarkable women who set their sights on the Presidency.

A Higher Standard

Author: Ann Dunwoody
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0738217808
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In A Higher Standard, Dunwoody details her evolution as a soldier and reveals the core leadership principles that helped her achieve her historic appointment.