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Author: 
Phillip Thomas Tucker
Reviewer: 
Sarah Janda

Janda on Tucker, 'Cathy Williams: From Slave to Female Buffalo Soldier'

Phillip Thomas Tucker. Cathy Williams: From Slave to Female Buffalo Soldier. Mechanicsburg: Stackpole Books, 2002. vii + 258 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8117-0340-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Janda (Department of History and Government, Cameron University) Published on H-Minerva (May, 2002)

Mythologizing Cathy Williams

Mythologizing Cathy Williams

Author: 
Sayre P. Sheldon, ed.
Reviewer: 
Matthew J. Flynn

Flynn on Sheldon, 'Her War Story: Twentieth-Century Women Write About War'

Sayre P. Sheldon, ed. Her War Story: Twentieth-Century Women Write About War. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1999. 370 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8093-2246-6; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8093-2245-9.

Reviewed by Matthew J. Flynn (San Diego State University) Published on H-Minerva (April, 2002)

Omission and Inclusion

Omission and Inclusion

Author: 
Olga Gruhzit-Hoyt
Reviewer: 
Pat Jernigan

Jernigan on Gruhzit-Hoyt, 'A Time Remembered: American Women in the Vietnam War'

Olga Gruhzit-Hoyt. A Time Remembered: American Women in the Vietnam War. Novato, Calif.: Presidio Press, 1999. xi + 250 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89141-669-2.

Reviewed by Pat Jernigan (Colonel, U.S. Army, Retired) Published on H-Minerva (April, 2002)

A Difficult Read

A Difficult Read

Author: 
Marie deYoung
Reviewer: 
Christine Hansen

Hansen on deYoung, 'This Woman's Army: The Dynamics of Sex and Violence in the Military'

Marie deYoung. This Woman's Army: The Dynamics of Sex and Violence in the Military. Central Point, OR: Hellgate Press, 1999. 378 pp. $16.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55571-507-6.

Reviewed by Christine Hansen (The Miles Foundation, Inc., Newtown, Connecticut) Published on H-Minerva (March, 2002)

A Female Chaplain's Journey in the U. S. Armed Forces

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