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The Resource Like men of war : Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865, Noah Andre Trudeau

Like men of war : Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865, Noah Andre Trudeau

Label
Like men of war : Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865
Title
Like men of war
Title remainder
Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865
Statement of responsibility
Noah Andre Trudeau
Title variation
Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Drawing on newspapers, soldiers' diaries, and letters," this account of African-American soldiers in the Union army offers a battle-by-battle history, including the celebrated attack on Fort Wagner
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trudeau, Noah Andre
Dewey number
973.7/41
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E540.N3
LC item number
T78 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American soldiers
  • United States
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
  • Negers
  • Soldaten
Label
Like men of war : Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865, Noah Andre Trudeau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 495-530) 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
Part 1. 1861-1862: "A Liberating army" -- part 2. 1863: "Will they fight?" -- Interlude: "The power of fear" -- "The old flag never touched the ground" -- Interlude:"The question of pay" -- "The Question that Negroes will fight is settled" -- Part 3. 1864: "Amid a storm of bullets" -- "You are fighting against your master" -- "With wild, exultant cheers" -- "On to Richmond!" -- Interlude: "This disgraceful distinction" -- "I am ready to die for liberty" -- "Saved the colors" -- Interlude: "A Practice justified by no rule of war" -- "Into the very mouth of death" -- "Captain, I am wounded; what shall I do?" -- Part 4. 1865: "Ye's long been a-coming" -- Interlude: "We want Black commissioned officers" -- "Our errand through the state" -- "The Negro will fight & fight bravely" -- Interlude: "Their enthusiasm was said to be ... remarkable" -- "Babylon is fallen" -- Interlude: "Nothing has so shocked us so much" -- "That winds up the war" -- Part 5. 1865-1938: "This good work is only begun."
Control code
36824762
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 548 pages
Isbn
9780316853255
Lccn
97015380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36824762
Label
Like men of war : Black troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865, Noah Andre Trudeau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 495-530) 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
Part 1. 1861-1862: "A Liberating army" -- part 2. 1863: "Will they fight?" -- Interlude: "The power of fear" -- "The old flag never touched the ground" -- Interlude:"The question of pay" -- "The Question that Negroes will fight is settled" -- Part 3. 1864: "Amid a storm of bullets" -- "You are fighting against your master" -- "With wild, exultant cheers" -- "On to Richmond!" -- Interlude: "This disgraceful distinction" -- "I am ready to die for liberty" -- "Saved the colors" -- Interlude: "A Practice justified by no rule of war" -- "Into the very mouth of death" -- "Captain, I am wounded; what shall I do?" -- Part 4. 1865: "Ye's long been a-coming" -- Interlude: "We want Black commissioned officers" -- "Our errand through the state" -- "The Negro will fight & fight bravely" -- Interlude: "Their enthusiasm was said to be ... remarkable" -- "Babylon is fallen" -- Interlude: "Nothing has so shocked us so much" -- "That winds up the war" -- Part 5. 1865-1938: "This good work is only begun."
Control code
36824762
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 548 pages
Isbn
9780316853255
Lccn
97015380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36824762

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