By People Staff
December 20, 1999 12:00 PM

by Vickie Lewis

“Destroy all the men in America, and we shall still have all we, can do to defeat the women,” a British officer wrote during the American Revolution. This handsome history lesson proves him right, documenting the military contributions of women from colonial times through Desert Storm. Punctuated with dramatic images, it celebrates sacrifices too often overlooked. (Stewart, Tabori & Chang, $29.95)

Bottom Line: Uniformly intriguing