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Fighting for hope African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America

Title
Fighting for hope [electronic resource] : African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America / Robert F. Jefferson.
Author
Jefferson, Robert F., 1963-
Publication
Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.

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Description
1 online resource (xv, 321 p., [8] p. of plates) : ill., maps.
Series Statement
War/society/culture
Uniform Title
  • Fighting for hope (Online)
  • War, society, culture.
Alternative Title
Fighting for hope (Online)
Subject
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-307) and index.
Access (note)
  • Access restricted to authorized users.
Contents
The Great Depression and African American youth culture -- Why should I fight? Black morale and War Department racial policy -- Of sage and sand : Fort Huachuca and the U.S. 93rd Infantry Division -- Service families on the move -- War maneuvers and Black division personnel -- War, race, and rumor under the Southern Cross -- Relative security in the southwest Pacific -- Epilogue: Black 93rd Division veterans and former service families after World War II.
LCCN
2007052603
Author
Jefferson, Robert F., 1963-
Title
Fighting for hope [electronic resource] : African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America / Robert F. Jefferson.
Imprint
Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
Series
War/society/culture
War, society, culture.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-307) and index.
Access
Access restricted to authorized users.
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