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Hidden heroism

Blacks in America"s wars

by Robert B. Edgerton

  • 308 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • African American soldiers -- History,
    • Heroes -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- African Americans -- History,
    • United States -- History, Military,
    • United States -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRobert B. Edgerton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.63 .E34 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3673915M
      ISBN 10081334025X
      LC Control Number2003007451
      OCLC/WorldCa51241648

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