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The Resource Forged in battle : the Civil War alliance of Black soldiers and white officers, Joseph T. Glatthaar

Forged in battle : the Civil War alliance of Black soldiers and white officers, Joseph T. Glatthaar

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Forged in battle : the Civil War alliance of Black soldiers and white officers
Title
Forged in battle
Title remainder
the Civil War alliance of Black soldiers and white officers
Statement of responsibility
Joseph T. Glatthaar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Against the tumultuous background of military combat, racial conflict, and struggle for national survival, this book brings to life the story and extraordinary performance of The United States Colored Troops on the battlefields of the Civil War. One hundred and eighty thousand African-Americans, enslaved in the South, discriminated against in the North, and widely regarded as inferior in both sections, became soldiers in the Union Army in a bold experiment born of necessity
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glatthaar, Joseph T.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E540.N3
LC item number
G53 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
  • Rassenverhoudingen
  • Krijgsmacht
Label
Forged in battle : the Civil War alliance of Black soldiers and white officers, Joseph T. Glatthaar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Breaking down the resistance -- The White man's war -- Recruiting the officers -- Filling the ranks -- Coping with racism -- Training and discipline -- Proving their valor -- Leaving their mark on the battlefield -- Prejudice in the service -- Army of occupation -- Life after the USCT
Control code
19723476
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780029118153
Lccn
89011620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1254461
Label
Forged in battle : the Civil War alliance of Black soldiers and white officers, Joseph T. Glatthaar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Breaking down the resistance -- The White man's war -- Recruiting the officers -- Filling the ranks -- Coping with racism -- Training and discipline -- Proving their valor -- Leaving their mark on the battlefield -- Prejudice in the service -- Army of occupation -- Life after the USCT
Control code
19723476
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780029118153
Lccn
89011620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1254461

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