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Women heroes of the US Army : remarkable soldiers from the American Revolution to today

Author: Ann McCallum
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The story of women serving in the United States military begins before the founding of the country. Though early laws prohibited women from becoming soldiers, they still found ways to serve, even disguising themselves as men in order to participate in active battle. Women Heroes of the US Army chronicles the critical role women have played in strengthening the US Army from the birth of the nation to today. These  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Military history
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McCallum, Ann, 1965-
Women heroes of the US Army.
Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, [2019]
(DLC) 2018053583
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann McCallum
ISBN: 9780914091431 0914091433 9780914091479 0914091476 9780914091585 0914091581
OCLC Number: 1081379097
Target Audience: Ages: 12+
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Time line of major US military operations --
Margaret Cochran Corbin : ready, aim! --
Sarah Rosetta Wakeman : a private volunteer --
Cathay Williams : buffalo woman --
Grace Banker : number, please --
Oveta Culp Hobby : the little colonel --
Charity Adams Earley : letters from home --
Margaret KC Yang : pearl of O'ahu --
Elizabeth P. Hoisington : good old Army --
Celia Adolphi : farm girl to Major General --
Leann Swieczkowski : petite and powerful --
Mary Hostetler : citizen soldier-rock steady --
Stephanie Lincoln : pretty good at this army thing --
Leigh Ann Hester : Silver performer --
Deborah Kotulich : on the shoulders of giants.
Other Titles: Women heroes of the U.S. Army
Responsibility: Ann McCallum Staats.

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"The story of women serving in the United States military begins before the founding of the country. Though early laws prohibited women from becoming soldiers, they still found ways to serve, even disguising themselves as men in order to participate in active battle. Women Heroes of the US Army chronicles the critical role women have played in strengthening the US Army from the birth of the nation to today. These smart, brave, and determined women led the way for their sisters to enter, grow and prosper in the forces defending the United States. Through the profiles highlighting the achievements of these trailblazers throughout history, young women today can envision an equitable future"--

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