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The Resource Minority soldiers fighting in the Civil War, Joel Newsome

Minority soldiers fighting in the Civil War, Joel Newsome

Label
Minority soldiers fighting in the Civil War
Title
Minority soldiers fighting in the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Joel Newsome
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The time period surrounding the Civil War was fraught with racism, the horrific conditions of slavery, and violence against freedmen. Though history remembers the war as one waged on behalf of African Americans, in reality, many African Americans participated in the conflict themselves. Minority Soldiers Fighting the Civil War describes how African Americans fought in segregated units led by white officers, their achievements on the battle field (including sixteen Medals of Honor before war s end), and more
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newsome, Joel
Dewey number
973.708
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E540.N3
LC item number
N49 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Fighting for their country: minorities at war
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Military participation
  • Military participation
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Minority soldiers fighting in the Civil War, Joel Newsome
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a nation divided -- Life before the war -- The war itself -- The 54th Regiment of Massachusetts -- Stand Watie -- A hero's welcome?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781502626622
Lccn
2016054481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn978250394
  • (OCoLC)978250394
  • 2122904
Label
Minority soldiers fighting in the Civil War, Joel Newsome
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a nation divided -- Life before the war -- The war itself -- The 54th Regiment of Massachusetts -- Stand Watie -- A hero's welcome?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781502626622
Lccn
2016054481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn978250394
  • (OCoLC)978250394
  • 2122904

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