Women Marines in the Korean War Era

Women Marines in the Korean War Era

by Peter A. Soderbergh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275948277

ISBN-13: 9780275948276

Pub. Date: 09/28/1994

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This is the story of that small band of women who wore U.S. Marine uniforms during the Korean War. These women are a lost generation of women Marines who stepped into the breach between two wars and preserved the opportunity to be a Marine for those who were as yet unborn. They were, in fact, a thin green line—and they stood fast, just like Marines are taught

Overview

This is the story of that small band of women who wore U.S. Marine uniforms during the Korean War. These women are a lost generation of women Marines who stepped into the breach between two wars and preserved the opportunity to be a Marine for those who were as yet unborn. They were, in fact, a thin green line—and they stood fast, just like Marines are taught to do.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275948276
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/28/1994
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile:
1150L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Photographs

Foreword by Colonel Eleanor M. Wilson

Introduction

The Girls of Summer

Goodbye to All That?

The Thin Green Line

Storm Over Asia

The Way They Were

In the Wake of War

Of Time and Tides

L'Envoi

References

Index

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