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Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickels, America's first Black paratroopers

Stone, Tanya Lee.

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2013.

147 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Tanya Lee Stone examines the role of African Americans in the military through the lens of the untold story of the Triple Nickles as they became America's first black paratroopers and fought a little-known World War II attack on the American West by the Japanese.

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ISBN:

9780763651176 (hbk.)

ISBN:

0763651176 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

D769.348 555th .S76 2013

Dewey Class No:

940.54/1273 23

Author:

Stone, Tanya Lee.

Title:

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

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2013.

Physical:

147 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-140) and index.

Summary:

Tanya Lee Stone examines the role of African Americans in the military through the lens of the untold story of the Triple Nickles as they became America's first black paratroopers and fought a little-known World War II attack on the American West by the Japanese.

Subject:

United States.--Army.--Parachute Infantry Battalion, 555th--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

United States.--Army.--Parachute Infantry Battalion, 555th--History.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Regimental histories--United States--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African American soldiers--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Participation, African American--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

African Americans--Social conditions--To 1964--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Regimental histories--United States.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American.

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