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On the trail of the buffalo soldier : biographies of African Americans in the U.S. Army, 1866-1917

Author: Frank N Schubert
Publisher: Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources Inc., 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the Trail of the Buffalo Soldier presents carefully documented biographical information on thousands of black servicemen, giving the researcher not only glimpses of individual lives but also documentation of the variety of African-American experiences within and outside the army. The entries are here arranged in alphabetical order by the soldiers' last names, with sources cited throughout. They range in length
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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On the trail of the buffalo soldier.
Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources Inc., 1995
(OCoLC)607672421
Online version:
On the trail of the buffalo soldier.
Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources Inc., 1995
(OCoLC)621402404
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank N Schubert
ISBN: 0842024824 9780842024822
OCLC Number: 29600863
Awards: Winner of A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book, 1995.
Description: xvii, 519 pages : portrait ; 29 cm
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Frank N. Schubert.

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