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Black American military leaders : a biographical dictionary

Author: Walter L Hawkins
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"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 overcame societal obstacles to become ranking officers in the U.S. military. Included now are members of all branches of the armed services"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Dictionaries
Military history
Biography Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hawkins, Walter L. (Walter Lee), 1949-
Black American military leaders.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)608548145
Online version:
Hawkins, Walter L. (Walter Lee), 1949-
Black American military leaders.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)608566650
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter L Hawkins
ISBN: 9780786424863 0786424869
OCLC Number: 76828910
Description: ix, 549 pages : portraits ; 27 cm
Contents: Preface --
Black American military leaders --
Appendix I: Medal of Honor winners --
Appendix II: Leaders listed by military branch and rank.
Responsibility: Walter L. Hawkins.
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Offers career-oriented biographical sketches of more than 1000 African American men and women who became ranking officers in the US military. Included in this edition are members of various branches  Read more...

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