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The Resource A woman's war : the professional and personal journey of the Navy's first African American female intelligence officer, Gail Harris ; with Pam McLaughlin

A woman's war : the professional and personal journey of the Navy's first African American female intelligence officer, Gail Harris ; with Pam McLaughlin

Label
A woman's war : the professional and personal journey of the Navy's first African American female intelligence officer
Title
A woman's war
Title remainder
the professional and personal journey of the Navy's first African American female intelligence officer
Statement of responsibility
Gail Harris ; with Pam McLaughlin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gail Harris, the first African-American female appointed to a combat intelligence job in the U.S. Navy in 1973, provides an account of her twenty-eight-year career in the intelligence community
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Gail
Dewey number
  • 359.0092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
VB231.U54
LC item number
H37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McLaughlin, Pam
Series statement
Scarecrow professional intelligence education series
Series volume
10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harris, Gail
  • Harris, Gail
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Women intelligence officers
  • Intelligence officers
  • African American women
  • Military intelligence
Label
A woman's war : the professional and personal journey of the Navy's first African American female intelligence officer, Gail Harris ; with Pam McLaughlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Editor's foreword / Jan Goldman -- Introduction: We're all battling someone or something -- In the beginning-- a dream -- First assignment : a magnificent obsession -- Persistence : the key to success -- Faith -- So I'm fat-- at least my uniform fits : my personal battle of the bulge -- You're going to lose a few battles-- focus on winning the war -- Living in foreign lands : stuff they don't tell you in the travel books -- What if you're the problem? -- The importance of mentors -- Is being single the worst thing that can happen to you? -- Bloom where you're planted, or, How I became an Iraqi expert -- The forgotten Iraq War, 1991-2003 -- Rivers in the desert -- Cyber warfare : a new form of terror -- Conclusion: Reflections of a retired Black woman
Control code
ocn430344628
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 270 p.
Isbn
9780810867932
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009032126
System control number
(OCoLC)430344628
Label
A woman's war : the professional and personal journey of the Navy's first African American female intelligence officer, Gail Harris ; with Pam McLaughlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Editor's foreword / Jan Goldman -- Introduction: We're all battling someone or something -- In the beginning-- a dream -- First assignment : a magnificent obsession -- Persistence : the key to success -- Faith -- So I'm fat-- at least my uniform fits : my personal battle of the bulge -- You're going to lose a few battles-- focus on winning the war -- Living in foreign lands : stuff they don't tell you in the travel books -- What if you're the problem? -- The importance of mentors -- Is being single the worst thing that can happen to you? -- Bloom where you're planted, or, How I became an Iraqi expert -- The forgotten Iraq War, 1991-2003 -- Rivers in the desert -- Cyber warfare : a new form of terror -- Conclusion: Reflections of a retired Black woman
Control code
ocn430344628
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 270 p.
Isbn
9780810867932
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009032126
System control number
(OCoLC)430344628

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