An Encyclopedia of American Women at War: From the Home Front to the Battlefields, Volume 1
Lisa Tendrich Frank
ABC-CLIO, 2013 - History - 804 pages
A sweeping review of the role of women within the American military from the colonial period to the present day.
* An extensive bibliography offers additional reading and research opportunities
* Accessibly written essays introduce the thematic developments of each major conflict in American history
* Supporting photographs and illustrations depict key female figures
* An informative overview in the frontmatter provides historical context to women's roles in the military