跳到内容
African American military heroes 预览资料
关闭预览资料
正在查...

African American military heroes

著者: James Haskins
出版商: New York : J. Wiley & Sons, ©1998.
丛书: Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
版本/格式:   图书 : 传记 : 少年观众 : 英语查看所有的版本和格式
数据库:WorldCat
提要:
Throughout American history, succeeding in the military has demanded unflagging courage, strength of character, and a patriotic spirit. For an African American man or woman, serving in the military has also meant battling oppression and struggling against deep-seated prejudice. Those who persevered were not only warriors, nurses, or leaders--they were heroes and heroines. In this action-packed collection, you will  再读一些...
评估:

(尚未评估) 0 附有评论 - 争取成为第一个。

主题
更多类似这样的

 

在图书馆查找

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查找有这资料的图书馆...

详细书目

类型/形式: Biography
Juvenile works
Military history
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
附加的形体格式: Online version:
Haskins, James, 1941-2005.
African American military heroes.
New York : J. Wiley & Sons, ©1998
(OCoLC)735316632
材料类型: 传记, 少年观众, 互联网资源
文件类型: 书, 互联网资源
所有的著者/提供者: James Haskins
ISBN: 0471145777 9780471145776
OCLC号码: 38521500
描述: ix, 182 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
内容: The early years: Private Peter Salem --
Private Austin Dabney --
Private Lemuel Haynes --
Deborah Sampson --
Seaman John Bathan Vashon --
William Goyens --
The Civil War years and Reconstruction: Major Martin Robison Delany --
Lieutenant Peter Vogelsang --
Harriet Tubman --
Governor Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback --
Captain Michael A. Healy --
Congressman Robert Smalls --
Segeant Major Christian A. Fleetwood --
Sergeant William H. Carney --
Sergeant George Washington Williams --
Into the new century: Lieutenant Henry O. Flipper --
Colonel Charles A. Young --
Brigadier General Benjamin O. Davis Sr. --
Private Henry Johnson --
Modern times: Major General Benjamin O. Davis Jr. --
Lieutenant Colonel Charity Adams Earley --
Seaman Dorie Miller --
Second Lieutenant Vernon J. Baker --
General Daniel "Chappie" James Jr. --
Admiral Samuel L. Gravely Jr. --
Brigadier General Hazel W. Johnson --
General Colin L. Powell --
Brigadier General Sherian Cadoria --
Colonel Guion S. Bluford Jr. --
Commander Robert O. Goodman Jr.
丛书名: Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
责任: Jim Haskins.
更多信息:

摘要:

Throughout American history, succeeding in the military has demanded unflagging courage, strength of character, and a patriotic spirit. For an African American man or woman, serving in the military has also meant battling oppression and struggling against deep-seated prejudice. Those who persevered were not only warriors, nurses, or leaders--they were heroes and heroines. In this action-packed collection, you will meet thirty brave and determined African American military heroes, from the eighteenth century up to the present. You'll discover little-known facts about their families and careers, as well as the remarkable odds each of them overcame. Ranging from the Revolutionary War to Vietnam and the Persian Gulf War, these exciting stories show you how: Private Peter Salem, born into slavery, led the charge against the British redcoats at the Battle of Bunker Hill and turned the tide in America's fight for independence. Harriet Tubman, famous for her daring in the Underground Railroad, worked as a spy and nurse for the Union army during the Civil War. Private Henry Johnson, a member of the first black combat battalion in World War I, single-handedly withstood a German ambush and received the Croix de Guerre, France's highest honor for bravery in action. Brigadier General Hazel W. Johnson, chief of the Army Nursing Corps, blazed a trail in the struggle for racial integration in the armed forces during World War II, becoming the military's highest-ranking African American woman. General Colin L. Powell, recipient of the Purple Heart in Vietnam, steadily rose through army ranks to become the first African American chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, overseeing the U.S. invasion of Panama and Operation Desert Storm.

评论

用户提供的评论
正在获取GoodReads评论...
正在检索DOGObooks的评论

标签

争取是第一个!
确认申请

你可能已经申请过这份资料。如果还是想申请,请选确认。

链接数据


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38521500>
library:oclcnum"38521500"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:audience
schema:copyrightYear"1998"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1998"
schema:description"The early years: Private Peter Salem -- Private Austin Dabney -- Private Lemuel Haynes -- Deborah Sampson -- Seaman John Bathan Vashon -- William Goyens -- The Civil War years and Reconstruction: Major Martin Robison Delany -- Lieutenant Peter Vogelsang -- Harriet Tubman -- Governor Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback -- Captain Michael A. Healy -- Congressman Robert Smalls -- Segeant Major Christian A. Fleetwood -- Sergeant William H. Carney -- Sergeant George Washington Williams -- Into the new century: Lieutenant Henry O. Flipper -- Colonel Charles A. Young -- Brigadier General Benjamin O. Davis Sr. -- Private Henry Johnson -- Modern times: Major General Benjamin O. Davis Jr. -- Lieutenant Colonel Charity Adams Earley -- Seaman Dorie Miller -- Second Lieutenant Vernon J. Baker -- General Daniel "Chappie" James Jr. -- Admiral Samuel L. Gravely Jr. -- Brigadier General Hazel W. Johnson -- General Colin L. Powell -- Brigadier General Sherian Cadoria -- Colonel Guion S. Bluford Jr. -- Commander Robert O. Goodman Jr."@en
schema:description"Throughout American history, succeeding in the military has demanded unflagging courage, strength of character, and a patriotic spirit. For an African American man or woman, serving in the military has also meant battling oppression and struggling against deep-seated prejudice. Those who persevered were not only warriors, nurses, or leaders--they were heroes and heroines. In this action-packed collection, you will meet thirty brave and determined African American military heroes, from the eighteenth century up to the present. You'll discover little-known facts about their families and careers, as well as the remarkable odds each of them overcame. Ranging from the Revolutionary War to Vietnam and the Persian Gulf War, these exciting stories show you how: Private Peter Salem, born into slavery, led the charge against the British redcoats at the Battle of Bunker Hill and turned the tide in America's fight for independence. Harriet Tubman, famous for her daring in the Underground Railroad, worked as a spy and nurse for the Union army during the Civil War. Private Henry Johnson, a member of the first black combat battalion in World War I, single-handedly withstood a German ambush and received the Croix de Guerre, France's highest honor for bravery in action. Brigadier General Hazel W. Johnson, chief of the Army Nursing Corps, blazed a trail in the struggle for racial integration in the armed forces during World War II, becoming the military's highest-ranking African American woman. General Colin L. Powell, recipient of the Purple Heart in Vietnam, steadily rose through army ranks to become the first African American chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, overseeing the U.S. invasion of Panama and Operation Desert Storm."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/399442888>
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:genre"Military history"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"African American military heroes"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9862964>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

关闭窗口

请登入WorldCat 

没有张号吗?很容易就可以 建立免费的账号.