Resultados para: horrors of war
Compton, Martyn; Michelle Compton; Marnie Summerfield Smith(5027819)
Lance Corporal Martyn Compton'apos;s life was changed beyond recognition when he was blown up in a Taliban ambush that killed three of his colleagues. His survival was described as a 'apos;miracle'apos;, as he suffered third-degree burns to 75 per...
Drawing from extensive archival research, Out of the Horrors of War demonstrates that disabled citizens in the World War II era organized a national movement for economic security and full citizenship, reshaping the U.S. welfare state and laying the...
Ambrose Bierce enlisted in the Union Army at the outbreak of the American Civil War and fought with distinction for 4 years, even earning recognition of his bravery in the newspapers of the day for a daring rescue attempt of gravely wounded comrade....