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"Nancy Sherman is a philosopher who talks to soldiers and, what is more important, listens to soldiers--in this case soldiers returning from our recent wars. Her book is a powerful account of what she heard and a plea to all her readers to join in the work of listening, so that coming back for these soldiers Cited by: Our troops, veterans and their families need our support and comfort through a book more than ever. About Us Operation Paperback is a national, non-profit organization, whose volunteers collect gently-used books and send them to American troops overseas, as well as veterans and military . Treaties, Trenches, Mud, and Blood (Nathan out of 5 stars The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen out of 5 stars Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (Puffin out of 5 stars Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Europe. out of 5 stars Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's out of 5 stars His book is every bit as harrowing as Sledge’s but also humorous, giving us a glimpse into the fraternity and life of ordinary soldiers struggling to pass the time in some of the worst places on earth.
Welcome to Books For Soldiers! We have been sending books to members of the U.S. military since Operation Desert Storm and we aren’t going to stop until they are all back home. Any deployed member of the US military may request a book, DVD, video game, etc. Soldiers, request a book . The LoveBook® Book Building System lets you tell that story by listing all those special reasons why you love them. Start making your LoveBook by selecting the "Get Started" tab on our home page. We offer the ability to create a LoveBook for almost any occasion for a wide variety of relationship types. I also created a Scholastic Book Wizard booklist, “In Honor of Our Soldiers.” Many of these books are in my classroom library because they feature wars that are covered in the 6th grade social studies curriculum. And even though we are in middle school, there is still room for picture books as read-alouds. The Fallen Soldier site is as a place to remember and honor American service members lost in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Soldier Dead is a timely and detailed investigation into the moral conscience of American society which will be of interest to anyone concerned with the human costs of war. An important and passionate book which deserves a wide readership. -- Chris Shilling, University of Portsmouth, UK, author of The Body in Culture, Technology and Society He presents a deeply researched, detailed history Cited by: Coloring My Military Life—Book 2 features level two coloring pages with hand-lettering, patterns and designs, and more complex scenes especially appealing to older children, teens, and adults. Best friends, a new school day, air shows, and inventory stickers, these coloring pages are packed with meaningful scenes on many aspects of military life. Conventional wisdom holds that the American military is overwhelmingly conservative and Republican, and extremely political. Our Army paints a more complex picture, demonstrating that while army officers are likely to be more conservative, rank-and-file soldiers hold political views that mirror those of the American public as a whole, and army personnel are less partisan and politically. The soldier in our Civil war: a pictorial history of the conflict, , illustrating the valor of the soldier as displayed on the battle-field. From sketches drawn by Forbes, Waud, Taylor, Hillen, Becker, Lovie, Schell, Crane and numerous other eye-witnesses to the strife and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at