American patriots : : the story of Blacks in the military from the Revolution to Desert Storm

Title American patriots : : the story of Blacks in the military from the Revolution to Desert Storm
Names Bolden, Tonya.
Buckley, Gail Lumet.
Book Number BR014854
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Chronicles the achievements of African American servicemen and women despite frequent discrimination. Traces more than two centuries of duty in various wars and branches of the military including the "Buffalo Soldiers" of the Civil War. Adapted from American Patriots (RC 53330) written for adults. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2003.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
African American concern - AFRAM
Black Interest - BLK
Military - MIL
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
Young Adult Interest - YAI
Braille Book Review, Jan-Feb 2005 - B105
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
LC Subject African American soldiers - Biography - Juvenile literature
African American soldiers - History - Juvenile literature
Race relations - Juvenile literature
United States - History, Military - Juvenile literature
United States - Armed Forces - African Americans - History - Juvenile literature
United States - Race relations - Juvenile literature
Call Number j355.00899673 JNF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Crown Publishers, 2003.
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