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Women war correspondents of World War II

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • War correspondents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Women war correspondents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Journalists -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLilya Wagner.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesContributions in women"s studies,, no. 104
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD799.U6 W34 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 174 p. :
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2184149M
      ISBN 10031326287X
      LC Control Number89001981

      They left comfortable homes and safe surroundings for combat-zone duty. As women war correspondents, they brought to the battlefields of World War II a fresh optic, and reported back home what they witnessed with a new sensibility. Their experience was at once wide-ranging and intimate, devastating at one moment, heartwarming the next. Hundreds of women between the ages of 18 and 35 headed to recruiting stations. By the time the United States entered World War I on April 6, , two thousand women had enlisted as “Yeoman (F).”Author: Pamela D. Toler. Dec 10,  · As Baker writes, this book charts the emergence of the Australian woman war reporter, her rise to prominence in World War II, and her growing acceptance following the Vietnam War. In essence, this is the story of the women who paved the way .


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