Black, Blue & Gray: African Americans in the Civil War

Black Blue Gray African Americans in the Civil War Four time Coretta Scott King Honor Award winner Jim Haskins brings readers face to face with the African Americans who fought in the war between the states Excerpts from letters and government documen

  • Title: Black, Blue & Gray: African Americans in the Civil War
  • Author: James Haskins
  • ISBN: 9780689806551
  • Page: 294
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Four time Coretta Scott King Honor Award winner Jim Haskins brings readers face to face with the African Americans who fought in the war between the states Excerpts from letters and government documents introduce the names and places that set the stage for the war s unfolding Vintage photographs offer a vivid look at the brave soldiers who risked their lives in the fightFour time Coretta Scott King Honor Award winner Jim Haskins brings readers face to face with the African Americans who fought in the war between the states Excerpts from letters and government documents introduce the names and places that set the stage for the war s unfolding Vintage photographs offer a vivid look at the brave soldiers who risked their lives in the fight for human equality.

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    1. Very good material. I felt certain threads could have been followed more strongly, particularly the issue of soldiers pay. The governments reneging on their promise of equal pay was picked up and then dropped repeatedly.

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