Mel's Story : Surviving Military Sexual Assault


The fourth "Doonesbury" book focusing on the effects of combat on recent war veterans. "An estimated 19,000 rapes and sexual assaults took place in the military last year. Every one of them represents a monstrous crime made much worse by the sense of betrayal that accompanied it. That so few victims--just one in seven--report these crimes underscores the utter lack of trust that pervades military culture." -- Retired Gen. Loree Sutton and Garry Trudeau, in a "Washington Post" OpEd, June 29, 2013 The first time B.D. encounters command-rape survivor Melissa Wheeler in the waiting room at the VA Center, he has no idea what to make of the scowling former chopper mechanic. But in the months that follow, witnessing read more

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ISBN:

9781449460327

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

128

Dimensions:

21cm x 15cm

RRP:

$16.99

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Andrews McMeel Publishing

Published:

01 October 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Garry Trudeau