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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Language
eng
Summary
Tanya Lee Stone examines the role of African Americans in the military through the lens of the untold story of the Triple Nickles as they became America's first black paratroopers and fought a little-known World War II attack on the American West by the Japanese
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
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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
Dewey number
940.54/1273
Illustrations
illustrations
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
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
pre adolescent
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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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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-140) and index
Control code
ocn802319289
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
147 p.
Isbn
9780763651176
Lccn
2012942315
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)802319289
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickels, America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-140) and index
Control code
ocn802319289
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
147 p.
Isbn
9780763651176
Lccn
2012942315
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)802319289

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