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Shoot like a girl : one woman's dramatic fight in Afghanistan and on the home front / Mary Jennings Hegar.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Summary:

"On June 29, 2009, Air National Guard major Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar was shot down while on a Medevac mission on her third tour in Afghanistan. Despite being wounded, she fought the enemy and saved the lives of her crew and their patients. But soon she would face a new battle: to give women who serve on the front lines the credit they deserve."
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 921 HEGAR 2017 (Text) 33892100443267 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 03/21/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101988435
  • ISBN: 1101988436
  • Physical Description: viii, 292 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : New American Library, [2017]

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General Note:
"Recipient of the Purple Heart and the distinguished Flying Cross with Valor" --Cover.
Summary, etc.:
"On June 29, 2009, Air National Guard major Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar was shot down while on a Medevac mission on her third tour in Afghanistan. Despite being wounded, she fought the enemy and saved the lives of her crew and their patients. But soon she would face a new battle: to give women who serve on the front lines the credit they deserve." --NoveList.
Subject: Hegar, Mary Jennings.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives.
United States > Air National Guard > Biography.
Helicopter pilots > United States > Biography.
United States. Air Force > Women > Biography.
United States. Air Force > Women > Crimes against.
Sex discrimination against women > United States > History > 21st century.
Sexual harassment in the military > United States.
Afghan War, 2001- > Search and rescue operations > United States.
United States. Air Force > Search and rescue operations > Afghanistan.
Genre: Biographies.

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