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When one thinks of war, horrible images of death and destruction come to mind. Among those images, children frequently are shown as victims. But there are many ways children can be affected by war, even when they are thousands of miles away from the actual conflict. This article exposes some of those effects on children in Smith County, Texas.


This article was originally published in the Chronicles of Smith County, Texas:

Mayer, Morris and Betts, Vicki. “Doing Their Bit: children and Young Adults Fight the War.” Chronicles of Smith County, Texas 48 (2018): 93-98.

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