A fascinating chronicle of the endeavors of African Americans who fought for their country: this book recounts their stories, their bravery, and their contributions.
* 250+ A-Z entries on the individuals, themes, and concepts surrounding African American military efforts
* Substantial chronology of black contributions to the military, from Colonial America to the present
* Listing of websites with historical significance for African Americans in the military
* Over 100 illustrations
* Thematic bibliography