"I'm Jessica Lynch--and here's my real story"

Pesta, Abigail
July 2007
Glamour;Jul2007, Vol. 105 Issue 7, p115
The article offers a profile on Jessica Lynch, a female solider in the U.S. Army and former prisoner of war during the Iraq invasion in 2003. Particular attention is paid to the experiences of Lynch, the concept of a war hero, her political involvements, and the American public's reaction to her story. Additional article topics include a review of Lynch's personal and private life and her friendship with Lori Piestewa, a fellow soldier who died in combat.


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