Kara Dixon Vuic is the inaugural LCpl. Benjamin W. Schmidt Professor of War, Conflict, and Society in Twentieth-Century America at Texas Christian University. Her book Officer, Nurse, Woman: The Army Nurse Corps in the Vietnam War won the Lavinia L. Dock Book Award from the American Association for the History of Nursing and was a Finalist for the Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Writing Award. She advised and appeared in the PBS documentary USO: For the Troops and the TLC series Who Do You Think You Are? and created an oral history collection for the Vietnam Center and Archive at Texas Tech University.
The Girls Next Door
Bringing the Home Front to the Front Lines
$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00
Publication Date: 02/04/2019
Awards & Accolades
- 2020 Tonous and Warda Johns Family Book Award, Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association