Reviews

Author: 
Brenda L. Moore
Reviewer: 
Donna M. Dean

Dean on Moore, 'To Serve My Country, to Serve My Race: The Story of the Only African American WACs Stationed Overseas during World War II'

Brenda L. Moore. To Serve My Country, to Serve My Race: The Story of the Only African American WACs Stationed Overseas during World War II. New York: New York University Press, 1996. 272 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5522-8.

Reviewed by Donna M. Dean (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Minerva (October, 2002)

We Also Served

We Also Served

Author: 
Kelly Flinn
Reviewer: 
Donna M. Dean

Dean on Flinn, 'Proud To Be: My Life, the Air Force, the Controversy'

Kelly Flinn. Proud To Be: My Life, the Air Force, the Controversy. New York: Random House, 1997. 259 pp. $23.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-375-50109-8.

Reviewed by Donna M. Dean (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Minerva (September, 2002)

Bring Me Men--Or an Equivalent Thereof

Bring Me Men--Or an Equivalent Thereof

Author: 
Elizabeth P. McIntosh
Reviewer: 
Heidi Hamilton

Hamilton on McIntosh, 'Sisterhood of Spies: The Women of the OSS'

Elizabeth P. McIntosh. Sisterhood of Spies: The Women of the OSS. Annapolis, Md.: Naval Institute Press, 1998. xiv + 282 pp. $27.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-598-9.

Reviewed by Heidi Hamilton (Department of Speech Communication, Augustana College) Published on H-Minerva (August, 2002)

Women Spies of World War II

Women Spies of World War II

Author: 
Nicole Ann Dombrowski, ed.
Reviewer: 
Nancy Nygaard

Nygaard on Dombrowski, 'Women and War in the Twentieth Century: Enlisted with or without Consent'

Nicole Ann Dombrowski, ed. Women and War in the Twentieth Century: Enlisted with or without Consent. New York: Garland Publishing, 1999. x + 377 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8153-2287-0.

Reviewed by Nancy Nygaard (Department of English, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-Minerva (August, 2002)

Only Connect

Only Connect

Author: 
Margaret R. Higonnet
Reviewer: 
Anne Kelsch

Kelsch on Higonnet, 'Nurses at the Front: Writing the Wounds of the Great War'

Margaret R. Higonnet. Nurses at the Front: Writing the Wounds of the Great War. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2001. x + 161 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55553-484-4; $40.00 (library), ISBN 978-1-55553-485-1.

Reviewed by Anne Kelsch (Department of History, University of North Dakota) Published on H-Minerva (August, 2002)

Author: 
Nancy Caldwell Sorel
Reviewer: 
Francine J. D'Amico

D'Amico on Sorel, 'The Women Who Wrote the War'

Nancy Caldwell Sorel. The Women Who Wrote the War. New York: Arcade Publishing, 1999. xviii + 458 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-06-095839-8.

Reviewed by Francine J. D'Amico (Department of Political Science, The Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, Syracuse University) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2002)

Author: 
Carol Hossner Bessey
Reviewer: 
Anne Angstadt

Angstadt on Bessey, 'The Battle of the WAC'

Carol Hossner Bessey. The Battle of the WAC. Ashton, Ida.: Carol Hossner Bessey, 1999. iii + 194 pp. $11.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-9670579-0-3.

Reviewed by Anne Angstadt (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2002)

A Memoir of the Women's Army Corps

A Memoir of the Women's Army Corps

Author: 
Claudia J. Kennedy, Malcolm McConnell
Reviewer: 
Halaevalu F. Helu

Helu on Kennedy and McConnell, 'Generally Speaking: A Memoir by the First Woman Promoted to Three-Star General in the United States Army'

Claudia J. Kennedy, Malcolm McConnell. Generally Speaking: A Memoir by the First Woman Promoted to Three-Star General in the United States Army. New York: Warner Books, 2001. x + 368 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-446-52793-4.

Reviewed by Halaevalu F. Helu (2nd Lieutenant, United States Army) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2002)

A Guide to Professional Leadership

Author: 
Reina Pennington
Reviewer: 
Kathryn Spurling

Spurling on Pennington, 'Wings, Women, and War: Soviet Airwomen in World War II Combat'

Reina Pennington. Wings, Women, and War: Soviet Airwomen in World War II Combat. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2001. xvi + 304 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1145-4.

Reviewed by Kathryn Spurling (School of History, University College, University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2002)

A True Adventure

Author: 
Aileen Kilgore Henderson
Reviewer: 
David Rezelman

Rezelman on Henderson, 'Stateside Soldier: Life in the Women's Army Corps, 1944-1945'

Aileen Kilgore Henderson. Stateside Soldier: Life in the Women's Army Corps, 1944-1945. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2001. 252 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-396-4.

Reviewed by David Rezelman (History Department, Temple University ) Published on H-Minerva (July, 2002)

Letters Home from a Stateside WAC, 1944-1945

Letters Home from a Stateside WAC, 1944-1945

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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