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Love my rifle more than you : young and female in the U.S. Army

Author: Kayla Williams; Michael E Staub
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the experiences of women soldiers relates the author's decision to enlist, her relationship with a Palestinian boyfriend, her witness to the events of September 11 as portrayed on Arabic television, and her deployment to Iraq.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie
Named Person: Kayla Williams; Kayla Williams
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kayla Williams; Michael E Staub
ISBN: 0393060985 9780393060980
OCLC Number: 60311875
Description: 290 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Queen for a year --
Who I was --
Enlisted --
"Are you going to war?" --
FTA --
How to prepare for deployment to Iraq --
Full battle rattle --
In-country --
At the monastery --
The explosion --
North --
Mountain time --
Free market --
Losing it --
Unceremonious --
Locked and loaded --
Crossing a line --
Reading Atlas shrugged in Mosul --
Situation normal.
Other Titles: Young and female in the U.S. Army
Responsibility: Kayla Williams with Michael E. Staub.
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An account of the experiences of women soldiers relates the author's decision to enlist, her relationship with a Palestinian boyfriend, her witness to the events of September 11 as portrayed on Arabic television, and her deployment to Iraq.

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by Nevadafem (WorldCat user published 2009-12-28) Excellent Permalink

I study conflict resolution practices.  My research emphasis is women in areas of armed conflict.  This includes all roles women play in conflict, including but not limited to, women as soldiers.  I am intrigued not only by the author's experiences (the sexism, the danger, the...
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