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Author: 
Sandra C. Taylor
Reviewer: 
Donna Crail-Rugotzke

Crail-Rugotzke on Taylor, 'Vietnamese Women at War: Fighting for Ho Chi Minh and the Revolution'

Sandra C. Taylor. Vietnamese Women at War: Fighting for Ho Chi Minh and the Revolution. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1999. xii + 188 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0927-7.

Reviewed by Donna Crail-Rugotzke (Department of History, University of Nevada, Las Vegas) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2000)

Vietnamese Women at War: Fighting for Ho Chi Minh and the Revolution

Author: 
Susan Zeiger
Reviewer: 
Heidi Hamilton

Hamilton on Zeiger, 'In Uncle Sam's Service: Women Workers with the American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919'

Susan Zeiger. In Uncle Sam's Service: Women Workers with the American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1999. x + 211 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3166-1.

Reviewed by Heidi Hamilton (Department of Speech Communication, Augustana College) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2000)

Women's Military Contribution to World War I

Author: 
Missy Cummings
Reviewer: 
Gioia Grasso

Grasso on Cummings, 'Hornet's Nest: The Experiences of One of the Navy's First Female Fighter Pilots'

Missy Cummings. Hornet's Nest: The Experiences of One of the Navy's First Female Fighter Pilots. San Jose, New York, Lincoln, Shanghai: Writer's Showcase, 1999. xvii + 395 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-595-00190-3.

Reviewed by Gioia Grasso (Independent scholar) Published on H-Minerva (June, 2000)

Women Need Not Apply

Author: 
Francine D'Amico, Laurie Weinstein, eds.
Reviewer: 
Donna M. Dean

Dean on D'Amico and Weinstein, 'Gender Camouflage: Women and the U. S. Military'

Francine D'Amico, Laurie Weinstein, eds. Gender Camouflage: Women and the U. S. Military. New York and London: New York University Press, 1999. x + 279 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-1907-7; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-1906-0.

Reviewed by Donna M. Dean (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Minerva (June, 2000)

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