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The Resource Double V : the Civil Rights Struggle of the Tuskegee Airmen

Double V : the Civil Rights Struggle of the Tuskegee Airmen

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Double V : the Civil Rights Struggle of the Tuskegee Airmen
Title
Double V
Title remainder
the Civil Rights Struggle of the Tuskegee Airmen
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On April 12, 1945, the United States Army Air Force arrested 101 of its African American officers. They were charged with disobeying a direct order from a superior officer-a charge that could carry the death penalty upon conviction. They were accused of refusing to sign an order that would have placed them in segregated housing and recreational facilities. Their plight was virtually ignored by the press at the time, and books written about the subject did not detail the struggle these aviators underwent to win recognition of their civil rights. The central the
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Scott, Lawrence P
Dewey number
  • 940.54
  • 940.544973
Index
no index present
LC call number
UG834 .A37 S36 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Womack, William M
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  • United States
  • Air pilots, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • HISTORY
  • African Americans
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Armed Forces
  • Military participation
  • United States
Label
Double V : the Civil Rights Struggle of the Tuskegee Airmen
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Introduction; 1. By Any Means Necessary; 2. Phoenix; 3. Giant Steps; 4. The Movement; 5. The Negro Aviator and the Military; 6. America Prepares for War: African Americans Not Wanted; 7. The Experiment: The "Smoke Screen"; 8. War on Two Fronts; 9. Beyond the Call of Duty; 10. Epilogue: Before the Brown Decision; Bibliography; Index
Control code
886111096
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (351 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139536
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6xtf00
  • 51c5baae-75c5-4d2d-98ff-03dcb6610ab7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886111096
Label
Double V : the Civil Rights Struggle of the Tuskegee Airmen
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Introduction; 1. By Any Means Necessary; 2. Phoenix; 3. Giant Steps; 4. The Movement; 5. The Negro Aviator and the Military; 6. America Prepares for War: African Americans Not Wanted; 7. The Experiment: The "Smoke Screen"; 8. War on Two Fronts; 9. Beyond the Call of Duty; 10. Epilogue: Before the Brown Decision; Bibliography; Index
Control code
886111096
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (351 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139536
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6xtf00
  • 51c5baae-75c5-4d2d-98ff-03dcb6610ab7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886111096

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