By James Martin
Detailed profiles carry tales of African American heroism within the U.S. military to existence, from the yank Revolution in the course of the clash in Afghanistan.
• stocks eighty distinctive biographies of African american citizens who earned their nation's maximum medals for valor
• Covers either famous and extra imprecise members all through U.S. army history
• deals 10 sidebars on very important African American segregated devices and important occasions bearing on African American participation within the military
• contains an introductory essay to supply a conceptual framework for students
• contains a truth field on the most sensible of every access to supply at-a-glance information regarding the recipient and his/her award(s)
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