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

Robert F. Jefferson.

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Main Author: Jefferson, Robert F.
Published: Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
Series: War, society, culture.
Topics: World War, 1939-1945 - Participation, African American. | World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Oceania. | World War, 1939-1945 - Veterans - United States - Social conditions. | African American soldiers - Social conditions - 20th century. | African Americans - Social conditions - To 1964. | United States. Army. Division, 93rd. | United States. Army - African American troops.
Regions: United States - Social conditions - 20th century.
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260 |aBaltimore :|bThe Johns Hopkins University Press,|c2008.
300 |axv, 321 p., [8] p. of plates :|bill., maps ;|c24 cm.
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504 |aIncludes bibliographical references (p. [247]-307) and index.
505 0 |aThe 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.
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650 0|aAfrican American soldiers|xSocial conditions|y20th century.
650 0|aAfrican Americans|xSocial conditions|yTo 1964.
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