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Title Taps for a Jim Crow army : letters from black soldiers in World War II / Phillip McGuire, editor ; with forewords by Benjamin Quarles and Bernard Nalty
Published Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, [1993]
©1993
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Description 1 online resource (xliii, 276 pages)
Contents Chapter 1: Uncle Sam's Boys -- Chapter 2: The dilemma of the black officer -- Chapter 3: Laborers in uniform -- Chapter 4: Illusions of democracy -- Chapter 5: Biased white officers -- Chapter 6: Appeals to the White House -- Chapter 7: Cruel and usual punishment -- Chapter 8: Northern racism -- Chapter 9: The dreaded South -- Chapter 10: Working with pain -- Chapter 11: Jim Crow goes abroad
Summary WORLD WAR, 1939-1945--PARTICIPATION, AFRICAN AMERICAN--SOURCES, RACISM--US--HISTORY--20TH CENTURY--SOURCES
Notes Originally published: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio, 1983
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 263) and index
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Subject United States. Army -- African American troops -- History -- Sources.
African American soldiers -- Correspondence.
Racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American -- Sources.
Genre/Form History.
Records and correspondence.
Sources.
Personal correspondence.
Form Electronic book
Author McGuire, Phillip, 1944-
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