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Guide to joining the military

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Published by Lawrenceville, NJ, Thomson/Arco in Australia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Vocational guidance.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementScott A. Ostrow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUB147 .O68 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 270 p. :
      Number of Pages270
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3318468M
      ISBN 100768914418
      LC Control Number2004268940
      OCLC/WorldCa55624448


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I bought this book because I was curious, not because I was interested in joining the military. Nevertheless, I am married to a Soldier and a daughter of an Air Force officer, so I'm familiar with the lifestyle.

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The goal of the McFarland Joining the Military book series is to help young people who might be curious about serving in the military decide whether military service is right for them, which branch is the best fit, and whether they are qualified for and prepared for military service/5(4).

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Requirements for Joining the Military. The U.S. military has five branches of service: the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps.

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