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The Resource Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone

Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone

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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
Title variation
Courage has no color
Title variation remainder
the true story of the Triple Nickles : Americas first black paratroopers
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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
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
Writing style
Illustration
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  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2014.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10167724
Cataloging source
VAJ
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Stone, Tanya Lee
Dewey number
940.541273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.347
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1090
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American soldiers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African Americans
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first black paratroopers
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index
Carrier category
online resource
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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
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780763668204
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)825790146
  • (OCoLC)ocn825790146
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
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
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)825790146
  • (OCoLC)ocn825790146
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