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She goes to war

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StatementEdith Pargeter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6031.A49 S54 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination313 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1356047M
ISBN 100747232776
LC Control Number92248431
OCLC/WorldCa20218956

She Goes to War book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When Catherine, a teleprinter operator in the WRNS, is posted to the 4/5.

Excerpt: She Goes To War by Rashmi Saksena In She Goes to War, Rashmi Saksena presents the lives of women who have been crucial operators in insurgencies in Assam, Manipur, Nagaland, Chhattisgarh. Having met Rhonda Cornum and hearing her story, I decided to read her book.

I lked that she went into much more detail of her experience in the book, but I didn't particularly like the way the book went backwards and forwards. This book is a great read for anyone in the military, especially females, but also for anyone who has suffered some 5/5(28).

Directed by Henry King.

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With Eleanor Boardman, John Holland, Edmund Burns, Alma Rubens. A young woman disguises herself as a man and follows her fiancéé into the trenches during World War I to find out what war is really like/10(52). I especially liked "She Goes To War" as it chronicles personal experience as a woman enrolled in the UK army's special support services.

A view rarely recorded, and one with explanations and explorations of how non-combat military operatives lived during the war/5(5).

Purnima, a faith healer in Imphal, Manipur, and Ribini, a nurse in a hospital in Assam. Unlikely occupations for women who once lived life on the run: the former as the fearless Nalini, a member of the rebel Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP), a crack shot. She Goes to War Edith Pargeter Buy this book In an effort to make a decisive contribution to her country during WW II, fashion and gossip columnist Catherine Saxon signs on with the Women's.

When Catherine, a teleprinter operator in the WRNS, is posted to the war-torn city of Liverpool, she meets Tom Lyddon. The usual stages of courtship are dispensed with, and the two begin an affair. She Goes to War is a silent film directed by Henry King and starring Eleanor film was released a year after Boardman had starred in The Crowd.

PlotDirected by: Henry King. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

The book is She Goes to War by Edith Pargeter AKA Ellis Peters. Here is a review I shared on Goodreads: What an absolutely devastatingly excellent book. I came upon it in my local used book store by accident, randomly shoved on a shelf in the wrong section, with no price label.

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The book goes on, however, to Author: Lani Seelinger. The original "She Goes to War" was a late silent-early talking hybrid.

Much of the film was silent but sound effects, music and a bit of dialog were added--something not at all unusual for As far as the plot goes, I am not even % what I saw!. This is due to the editing and the choppy nature of. DVD-R: She Goes to War () silent drama with Eleanor Boardman, John Holland, Ed Burns, Alma Rubens and Al St.

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Every night when she goes to bed, she dreams about things that mean the most to her, especially seeing her dad. A children's book with war as a backdrop is not an easy subject to pull.

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