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Author Moore, Christopher Paul, 1952-

Title Fighting for America : Black soldiers--the unsung heroes of World War II / Christopher Paul Moore.

Publication Info. New York : One World, 2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - Adult Department  940.54 MOO    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  940.54 MOORE    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  940.5403 MOO    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  940.5403 M78    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  940.5403 MOO    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  940.5403 MOORE    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Non Fiction  940.5430 MOORE    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  940.54 MO    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xxxi, 367 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Two Americas? [1776 to 1941] -- Pearl Harbor [1941-42] -- America's secret weapon [1942] -- Alaska to Guadalcanal [1942] -- The Atlantic war [1942] -- Ready for combat [1942] -- The road to Burma [1942-43] -- Black women at war [1942-43] -- FDR to Africa [1943] -- The Fighting 99th [1943] -- The long, hot summer [1943] -- Fighters over Anzio [1944] -- Landing in England [1944] -- D-Day [1944] -- Red Ball Express [1944] -- Sound off! [1944] -- Port Chicago mutiny [1944] -- Two trials and two generals [1944] -- Island to island [1944] -- Battle of the Bulge: Hitler's last charge [1944-45] -- The forgotten front: return of the Buffalo soldiers [1944-45] -- Captives of war [1945] -- WACs overseas [1945] -- The Holocaust [1945] -- Victory [1945]
Subject United States -- Armed Forces -- African Americans.
United States -- Race relations.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American.
African Americans -- Segregation.
Racism -- United States.
African American soldiers -- Biography.
Heroes -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0345459601
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