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Author Thorpe, Helen, 1965-

Title Soldier girls : the battles of three women at home and at war / Helen Thorpe.

Publication Info. New York : Scribner, [2014]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    956.7044 THO    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    956.7044 THO    Available
Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description xi, 397 pages ; 24 cm
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Contents Indiana -- Hooah! -- Don't worry about being a female -- Drill -- Three months of hell -- High altitude -- The Tiki Lounge -- Afghanistan -- Off safety -- I'll be home soon -- Rain -- Translation -- Easter -- Indiana -- A welcome home, Dad -- Out of uniform -- Answered prayers -- Iraq -- Look, fuckers -- Hooker -- Anger management -- Indiana and Colorado -- Huge billy clubs -- Happy bomb day -- Numb.
Summary Describes the experiences of three women soldiers deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq to reveal how their military service has affected their friendship, personal lives and families, detailing the realities of their work on bases and in war zones and how their choices and losses shaped their perspectives.
Subject United States. Army -- Women -- Biography.
Indiana. National Guard -- Biography.
Women soldiers -- United States -- Biography.
Afghan War, 2001- -- Women -- United States -- Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Women -- United States -- Biography.
Afghan War, 2001- -- Campaigns.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Campaigns.
Women veterans -- United States -- Biography.
Single mothers -- United States -- Biography.
Women -- Indiana -- Biography.
Added Title Battles of three women at home and at war
ISBN 9781451668100 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1451668104 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781451668117 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1451668112 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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