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Author: 
Mary Nash
Reviewer: 
Sharon Halevi

Halevi on Nash, 'Defying Male Civilization: Women in the Spanish Civil War'

Mary Nash. Defying Male Civilization: Women in the Spanish Civil War. Denver: Arden Press, 1995. xvi + 261 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-912869-16-2.

Reviewed by Sharon Halevi (University of Haifa, Israel) Published on H-Minerva (March, 1998)

Plus Ca Change, Plus C'est La Meme Chose

Author: 
Molly Merryman
Reviewer: 
Reina Pennington

Pennington on Merryman, 'Clipped Wings: The Rise and Fall of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II'

Molly Merryman. Clipped Wings: The Rise and Fall of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II. New York: New York University Press, 1997. 237 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5567-9.

Reviewed by Reina Pennington (Department of History, University of South Carolina) Published on H-Minerva (February, 1998)

Author: 
John P. Dever, Maria C. Dever
Reviewer: 
Reina Pennington

Pennington on Dever and Dever, 'Women and the Military: Over 100 Notable Contributors, Historic to Contemporary'

John P. Dever, Maria C. Dever. Women and the Military: Over 100 Notable Contributors, Historic to Contemporary. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 1995. 163 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89950-976-1.

Reviewed by Reina Pennington (University of South Carolina) Published on H-Minerva (January, 1998)

Military Women: A Story Still Untold

Author: 
United States.
Reviewer: 
J. Michael Brower

Brower on United States., 'The Tailhook Report: The Official Inquiry into the Events of Tailhook '91'

United States. The Tailhook Report: The Official Inquiry into the Events of Tailhook '91. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. xiv + 250 pp. $10.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-312-10329-3.

Reviewed by J. Michael Brower (Georgetown University) Published on H-Minerva (June, 1997)

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