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)

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
  • During World War II as thousands of American soldiers are fighting overseas against the injustices brought on by Hitler, the Triple Nickles, America's first black paratroopers, train to fight against discrimination at home and abroad
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
VAJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stone, Tanya Lee
Dewey number
940.541273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
D769.347
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
8.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • 555th Parachute Infantry Association
  • 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
  • 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
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AB24E3C4-7DE6-46EA-9606-600778C390D5
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index
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
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
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(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://sfpl.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
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
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
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825790146

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