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

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

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Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickels : America's first Black paratroopers
Title
Courage has no color
Title remainder
the true story of the Triple Nickels : 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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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Courage has no color -- Soldiers, not servents -- 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
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.
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10167724
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BTCTA
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Stone, Tanya Lee
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
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1090
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American soldiers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first black paratroopers
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Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickels : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9780763651176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)802319289
  • (OCoLC)ocn802319289
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickels : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9780763651176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)802319289
  • (OCoLC)ocn802319289

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