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The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U. S. Military by
Publication Date: 2001-07-01
Covers all conflicts involving the U.S. military, military ranks, attire, insignia, medals, weapons, military prisons, vehicles, ships and aircraft* Pronunciations of military terms and acronyms* Numerous lists and additional facts on people, places, and battles*
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 Langley, Harold D. (1984). "Women in a Warship, 1813". Proceedings. United States Naval Institute. 110 (1): 124&125.
An Encyclopedia of American Women at War by
Publication Date: 2013-01-17
A sweeping review of the role of women within the American military from the colonial period to the present day. An Encyclopedia of American Women at War: From the Home Front to the Battlefields contains entries on all of the major themes, organizations, wars, and biographies related to the history of women and the American military. The book traces the evolution of their roles--as leaders, spies, soldiers, and nurses--and illustrates women's participation in actions on the ground as well as in making the key decisions of developing conflicts. From the colonial conflicts with European powers to the current War on Terror, coverage is comprehensive, with material organized in an easy-to-use, A-Z, ready-reference format.
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