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Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers / Tanya Lee Stone.

Authors: Stone, Tanya Lee.
Call number: j940.5412 STO
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Publication date: 2013.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front -- Juvenile literature.
African American soldiers -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- To 1964 -- Juvenile literature.
Race discrimination -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Battalion, 555th -- History -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Army -- African American troops -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Army -- Parachute troops -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Title: Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers / Tanya Lee Stone.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 147 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Summary note: Examines the role of African-Americans in the military through the history of the Triple Nickles, America's first black paratroopers, who fought against attacks perpetrated on the American West by the Japanese during World War II.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index.
ISBN: 9780763651176 (reinforced trade hardcover)
0763651176 (reinforced trade hardcover)
LCCN: 2012942315
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1420543
Bib No.: 1420543

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