Black American Military Leaders: A Biographical Dictionary

Black American Military Leaders: A Biographical Dictionary

by Walter L. Hawkins
     
 
This book is a revised edition of the 1993 African American Generals and Flag Officers: Biographies of Over 120 Blacks in the United States Military. It offers detailed, career-oriented summaries for men and women who often overcame societal obstacles to become ranking officers in the U.S. military. Included now are members of all branches of the armed services

Overview

This book is a revised edition of the 1993 African American Generals and Flag Officers: Biographies of Over 120 Blacks in the United States Military. It offers detailed, career-oriented summaries for men and women who often overcame societal obstacles to become ranking officers in the U.S. military. Included now are members of all branches of the armed services (Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps), as well as the National Guard and Reserves.

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A good purchase.
Booklist
a good purchase
ARBA
recommended

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786444625
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
02/13/2009
Pages:
559
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.40(d)

Meet the Author

U.S. Postal Services manager Walter L. Hawkins is also the author of African American Biographies, 2 (1994) and African American Biographies (1992). He lives in Fayetteville, Georgia.

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