The Resource Torchbearers of democracy : African American soldiers and the era of the First World War, Chad L. Williams, (electronic book)

Torchbearers of democracy : African American soldiers and the era of the First World War, Chad L. Williams, (electronic book)

Label
Torchbearers of democracy : African American soldiers and the era of the First World War
Title
Torchbearers of democracy
Title remainder
African American soldiers and the era of the First World War
Statement of responsibility
Chad L. Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On April 2, 1917, Woodrow Wilson thrust the United States into World War I by declaring, "The world must be made safe for democracy." For the 380,000 African American soldiers who fought and labored in the global conflict, these words carried life or death meaning. Relating stories bridging the war and postwar years, spanning the streets of Chicago and the streets of Harlem, from the battlefields of the American South to the battlefields of the Western Front, Chad L. Williams reveals the central role of African American soldiers in World War I and how they, along with race activists
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Chad Louis
Dewey number
940.4/03
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
D639.N4
LC item number
W497 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • African American soldiers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • Citizenship
Label
Torchbearers of democracy : African American soldiers and the era of the First World War, Chad L. Williams, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10425436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 452 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Torchbearers of democracy : African American soldiers and the era of the First World War, Chad L. Williams, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10425436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 452 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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