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Rising wind : Black Americans and U.S. foreign affairs, 1935-1960

Author: Brenda Gayle Plummer
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1996] ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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African Americans have a long history of active involvement and interest in international affairs, but their efforts have been largely ignored by scholars of American foreign policy. Gayle Plummer brings a new perspective to the study of twentieth-century American history with her analysis of black Americans' engagement with international issues, from the Italian invasion of Ethiopia in 1935 through the wave of  Read more...
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Plummer, Brenda Gayle.
Rising wind.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)603774808
Online version:
Plummer, Brenda Gayle.
Rising wind.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)607892590
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Gayle Plummer
ISBN: 0807822728 9780807822722 0807845752 9780807845752
OCLC Number: 33043493
Description: xvi, 423 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: Race, ethnicity, and U.S. foreign policy --
Dictatorship and democracy --
World War II --
Peace without justice --
Into the Cold War --
The long thaw --
A new era.
Responsibility: Brenda Gayle Plummer.
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