The Resource Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone, (electronic resource)

Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone, (electronic resource)

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Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers
Title
Courage has no color
Title remainder
the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Lee Stone
Title variation
Courage has no color
Title variation remainder
the true story of the Triple Nickles : Americas first black paratroopers
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Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
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Illustration
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  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2014.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
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10167724
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VAJ
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document
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Stone, Tanya Lee
Dewey number
940.541273
Index
no index present
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1090
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • 555th Parachute Infantry Association
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American soldiers
  • African Americans
  • Race discrimination
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first black paratroopers
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone, (electronic resource)
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http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AB24E3C4-7DE6-46EA-9606-600778C390D5
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file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index
Contents
Courage has no color -- Soldiers, not servants -- I'm going to tell you a secret -- I had a mission that was (above) and beyond me -- Bets were made that blacks would never jump -- We were going to tangle with Hitler -- We were soldiers. We did what we had to do -- The army had no place for us -- We will have a colorless society one day
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (147 p.)
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one file format
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online
Isbn
9780763668204
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(electronic bk.)
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unknown
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ill.
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unknown
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not applicable
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remote
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AB24E3C4-7DE6-46EA-9606-600778C390D5
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  • (Sirsi) o825790146
  • (OCoLC)825790146
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AB24E3C4-7DE6-46EA-9606-600778C390D5
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index
Contents
Courage has no color -- Soldiers, not servants -- I'm going to tell you a secret -- I had a mission that was (above) and beyond me -- Bets were made that blacks would never jump -- We were going to tangle with Hitler -- We were soldiers. We did what we had to do -- The army had no place for us -- We will have a colorless society one day
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (147 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780763668204
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AB24E3C4-7DE6-46EA-9606-600778C390D5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o825790146
  • (OCoLC)825790146

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