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Taps for a Jim Crow Army: Letters from Black Soldiers in World War II

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Many black soldiers serving in the U.S. Army during World War ll were hopeful that they might make permanent gains as a result of their military service and their willingness to defend their country. They were soon disabused of such illusions. Taps for a Jim Crow Army is a powerful collection of letters written by black soldiers in the 1940s to various government and nongo ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published August 10th 1993 by University Press of Kentucky
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