|*Author: Reef, Catherine *Series Title: A to Z of African Americans *Publication Date: 2010/06/01 *Number of Pages: 284 *Binding Type: Hardcover *Language: English *Depth: 1.00 *Width: 7.75 *Height: 9.50|
From the Publisher:
Praise for the previous edition:
"...will find an important role in most general reference collections."—American Reference Books Annual
African Americans in the Military, Revised Edition brings to life the inspiring stories of those who have served in the U.S. armed forces. This volume gives readers important biographical essentials, including year and place of birth, rank, and family background, and examines the major accomplishments of each individual.
Each entry includes a further reading list, a general bibliography, appendixes (ranks in the U.S. military and U.S. military decorations), subject indexes, and a general index.
New and revised profiles include: