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Author: Daniel Bertoni
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: improve, records, wounded, warriors, benefits, access, medical, sharing, disability, security, additional, outreach, collaboration, social
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437924379
ISBN-13: 9781437924374

Disability benefits available through the Social Security Admin. (SSA) can be an important source of financial support for some wounded warriors, and Congress has mandated that the DoD and VA help them learn about and apply for such benefits. This report determines: (1) how many wounded warriors have applied and been approved for SSA benefits and the extent to which they are receiving benefits from across the 3 agencies; (2) what steps DoD, VA, and SSA have taken to inform wounded warriors about SSA benefits, and the challenges that confront this process; and (3) steps taken by all three agenc

Author: Bob Filner
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: committee, hearing, veterans, affairs, rep, house, warriors, wounded, commission, president, care, americas, returning, findings
Number of Pages: 226
Published: 2009-03
ISBN-10: 1437908969
ISBN-13: 9781437908961

Witnesses: Donna Shalala (former Sec. of Health and Human Services), and Bob Dole (former U.S. Senator from Kansas), Co-Chairs, President¿s Commission on Care for America¿s Returning Wounded Warriors; and Joseph Violante, National Legislative Director, Disabled American Veterans. Statements by: Rep. Bob Filner of CA, Steve Buyer of IN, Harry Mitchell of AZ, Jerry Moran of KS, Ginny Brown-Waite of FL and Jeff Miller of FL. Material Submitted for the Record: (1) Post-Hearing Questions and Responses for the Record; (2) Reports (July 2007): ¿Serve, Support, Simplify: Report of the President¿s

Author: Frances M. Lussier
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: helicopter, programs, army, states, united, analysis
Number of Pages: 99
Published: 1996-03-01
ISBN-10: 078812756X
ISBN-13: 9780788127564

Examines four alternatives for modernizing the Army's helicopters & compares the costs & benefits of each alternative with the Army's plan for its helicopter fleet. Alternatives include: retain a smaller Comanche program, buy improved Kiowa warriors, & extend the life of the Hueys; continue to buy helicopters currently in production; buy improved Kiowa Warriors & new utility helicopters; & retain & modernize helicopters in the Army's inventory. Appendix includes the Aviation Force Structure. 50 charts & tables.

Author: Dorothy Perkins
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: era, modern, heian, origin, japan, chronology, samurai
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 1998-01
ISBN-10: 0788145258
ISBN-13: 9780788145254

A chronology of the origins & development of Japanese samurai (warriors) from their origins in early Japan to the overthrow of samurai rule by the Meiji Restoration of 1868 & the consequent ending of samurai privileges in Japan. Detailed information on the samurai governments that ruled Japan: the Kamakura Shogunate (1185-1333), Ashikaga or Muromachi Shogunate (1338-1573), & the Tokugawa Shogunate (1603-1867). Tells the fascinating history of the intricate connections between warriors & aristocrats. A companion volume to Japan Goes to War: A Chronology of Modern Japanese Expansion from the Mei

Author: Corinne Dufka
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: africa, regional, warriors, west, legacy, poverty, blood, lethal, youth
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 2005

Author: Terry David Silvercloud
Publisher: David Silvercloud
Keywords: dawn, warriors, legends, tales, god, secrets, shape
Number of Pages: 338
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1425108369
ISBN-13: 9781425108366

Author: Becky Ances
Publisher: Ryan Wilson
Keywords: ramurai, sword, tales, oraculous
Number of Pages: 82
Published: 2008-12-01
ISBN-10: 0982234007
ISBN-13: 9780982234006

A historical adventure chapter book both funny and smart! What starts off as a harmless tale told on a rainy day, turns into a wild adventure through time! When Moo-Cow and his friends find themselves suddenly transported to ancient Japan, they are dazzled by clothes, food and customs completely new to them. That is, until Ramses is mistaken for a master swordsman and forced to join a clan of samurai warriors on the eve of a battle. Can the gang find their way back home before Ramses gets cut down to size?
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