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Title Red, white, and true : stories from veterans and families, World War II to present / edited and with an introduction by Tracy Crow
Published [Lincoln, NB] : Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 275 pages)
Contents 1. Welcome to Afghanistan; 2. Above and Beyond; 3. Remembering Forgotten Fliers, Their Survivors; 4. A Psychology of Rumor, a Psychology of War; 5. Panel 30w, Row 15; 6. Past Perfect Tense; 7. Tom; 8. Middle Passage, Morning Watch; 9. The Thirty- Day Project; 10. The Lack of Weight; 11. War Happens; 12. The Wing Shed; 13. Triage; 14. Lead Weight; 15. War Games; 16. False Positive; 17. Prisoners of War; 18. Memory Sky; 19. Breathe through Your Mouth; 20. To Kill, or Not to Kill; 21. How the Military Turned My Father a Genius
22. War Stories23. Hulls in the Water; 24. Proud to Claim the Title; 25. Passages; 26. Letter to a Drowning Soldier; 27. The Intimate; 28. Dependent; 29. Pictures Don't Lie; 30. Tenuous Tethers; 31. Sea Mommy; 32. Growing a Soldier; Contributors; Source Acknowledgments
Summary A collection of 32 essays written by both veterans and family members describing their experiences from conflicts spanning World War II to Afghanistan
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Soldiers -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Veterans -- Family relationships -- United States.
Veterans -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Veterans' families -- United States -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life -- Anecdotes.
United States -- History, Military -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
Author Crow, Tracy, editor
ISBN 1612347010 (paperback;) (alk. paper)
161234707X (electronic bk.)
9781612347011 (paperback;) (alk. paper)
9781612347073 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Stories from veterans and families, World War II to present