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Author: 
Judith Stiehm, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ilene Feinman

Feinman on Stiehm, 'It's Our Military Too! Women and the U.S. Military'


Judith Stiehm, ed. It's Our Military Too! Women and the U.S. Military. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996. 309 pages. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56639-456-7; $83.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56639-455-0.

Reviewed by Ilene Feinman (Assistant Professor, Institute for Human Communication (Integrated Humanities) California State University, Monterey Bay)
Published on H-Minerva (April, 1999)

Author: 
Winifred Quick Collins
Reviewer: 
Pat Jernigan

Jernigan on Collins, 'More Than a Uniform: A Navy Woman in a Navy Man's World'


Winifred Quick Collins. More Than a Uniform: A Navy Woman in a Navy Man's World. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 1997. xxiii + 240 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57441-022-8.

Reviewed by Pat Jernigan (Colonel, US Army (Retired) and)
Published on H-Minerva (December, 1998)

Women in the Navy

Author: 
Joyce Tyldesley
Reviewer: 
Barton C. Hacker

Hacker on Gera, 'Warrior Women: The Anonymous Tractatus De Mulieribus' and Tyldesley, 'Hatchepsut: The Female Pharaoh'


Deborah Gera. Warrior Women: The Anonymous Tractatus De Mulieribus. Leiden and New York: Brill, 1997. xi + 252 pp. Nlg 151.00 US $95.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-10665-9.Joyce Tyldesley. Hatchepsut: The Female Pharaoh. New York: Viking, 1996. xvii + 270 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-85976-4.

Author: 
Karen G. Turner, Thanh Hao Phan
Reviewer: 
Ginger R. Davis

Davis on Turner and Phan, 'Even the Women Must Fight: Memories of War from North Vietnam'


Karen G. Turner, Thanh Hao Phan. Even the Women Must Fight: Memories of War from North Vietnam. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1998. xvi + 224 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-471-14689-6.

Reviewed by Ginger R. Davis (Temple University)
Published on H-Minerva (November, 1998)

When War Strikes Close to Home

Author: 
Calvin L. Christman, ed.
Reviewer: 
Mark D. Van Ells

Van Ells on Christman, 'Lost in the Victory: Reflections of American War Orphans of World War II'


Calvin L. Christman, ed. Lost in the Victory: Reflections of American War Orphans of World War II. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 1998. xxvii + 251 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-033-4.

Reviewed by Mark D. Van Ells (CUNY-Queensborough)
Published on H-Minerva (November, 1998)

A Hidden Cost of War

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