TITLE

Leading and Following

AUTHOR(S)
Hoover, Richard
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
PN;Jul2010, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various topics included in the July 2010 issue of "PN" journal. It discusses the election of national officers that will take place during the national convention of Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) in August 2010. It presents an overview of the military history which highlights the significant inadequacies of specialized training, assisted-living programs and services for veterans who follow the World War II veterans (WWII).
ACCESSION #
51237660

 

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