Encyclopedia of the Veteran in AmericaBook - 2009
A comprehensive encyclopedia that describes the experiences of American veterans from the Revolutionary War to the present.
* Presents essays from 30 contributing scholars from a variety of disciplines, many who are themselves veterans
* Contains 35 primary documents, including poems by and about and tributes to veterans, recent Congressional testimony by veterans about their problems, and descriptions of their activities
* Offers a timeline of relevant events, including founding dates of major veterans organizations and dates of major veterans legislation
* Provides illustrations of veterans engaging in political or ceremonial activity and illustrations of monuments and memorials
* Includes a bibliography of both general items and those relevant for each war/conflict