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Joining the United States Army : a handbook

Author: Snow Wildsmith
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2012.
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"This book is for the young adult who is interested in enlisting in the United States Army. It will walk him or her through the enlistment and recruit training process: making the decision to join the military, talking to recruiters, getting qualified, preparing for and learning what to expect at basic recruit training"--Provided by publisher.
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wildsmith, Snow, 1973-
Joining the United States Army.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, 2012
(DLC) 2012009352
(OCoLC)770876302
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Snow Wildsmith
ISBN: 9780786491209 0786491205
OCLC Number: 793511374
Description: 1 online resource (x, 229 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Read this first --
Thinking about joining the military --
Things to consider for potential enlistees --
Things to consider for parents of potential enlistees --
Things to consider for spouses of potential enlistees --
Military benefits --
The branches of the military --
General information about the army --
The history of the Army --
Career opportunities in the Army --
The enlistment process --
What is the enlistment process? --
Eligibility requirements --
Talking to military recruiters --
The qualification process --
Visiting the Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS) --
Taking the armed services vocational aptitude battery --
Joining the delayed entry program --
Preparing for basic training --
Army basic training --
Overview --
Basic training tips --
Leaving for basic training --
Reception week --
Life during basic training --
Basic training-nine weeks of hard work --
Graduation and beyond --
Glossary of military terms.
Responsibility: Snow Wildsmith.

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