Books by Evelyn M. Monahan

Released: Feb. 24, 2009

"Heavy going at times but worth the effort."
The modern history of women in the U.S. military, by two former servicewomen who also worked at the Department of Veterans' Affairs. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 11, 2003

"A nice tribute to the women involved, but rather spoiled for the general reader by the apparent desire to exclude any nurse's personal recollections. (60 b&w photos, seen; 6 maps, not seen)"
A laudatory account of the plucky American women—nearly 60,000 of them—who served in and near combat zones in the Mediterranean and European theaters of war from 1942 to 1945. Read full book review >