Torchbearers of democracy : African American soldiers in the World War I era /

On April 2, 1917, Woodrow Wilson thrust the United States into World War I by declaring, "The world must be made safe for democracy." For the 380,000 African American soldiers who fought and labored in the global conflict, these words carried life or death meaning. Relating stories bridgin...

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Main Author: Williams, Chad Louis, 1976-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010.
Series:John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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