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The Resource Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone

Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone

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Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers
Title
Courage has no color
Title remainder
the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Lee Stone
Title variation
  • Triple Nickles
  • America's first Black paratroopers
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Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the role of African-Americans in the military through the history of the Triple Nickles, America's first black paratroopers, who fought against attacks perpetrated on the American West by the Japanese during World War II
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Awards note
  • American Library Association Notable Books for Children Award, 2014.
  • Orbis Pictus Honor, 2014.
  • YALSA-ALA Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction Finalist, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 1090
  • Grade 5-up
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A junior library guild selection"--Jacket flap
  • "Foreword by Ashley Bryan"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Courage has no color -- Soldiers, not servants -- I'm going to tell you a secret -- I had a mission that was [above] and beyond me -- Bets were made that Blacks would never jump -- We were going to tangle with Hitler -- We were soldiers, we did what we had to do -- The Army had no place for us -- We will have a colorless society one day -- The story behind the story
Control code
ocn802319289
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
147, [1] pages
Isbn
9780763651176
Isbn Type
(reinforced trade hardcover)
Lccn
2012942315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763651176
  • (OCoLC)802319289
Label
Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers, Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A junior library guild selection"--Jacket flap
  • "Foreword by Ashley Bryan"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Courage has no color -- Soldiers, not servants -- I'm going to tell you a secret -- I had a mission that was [above] and beyond me -- Bets were made that Blacks would never jump -- We were going to tangle with Hitler -- We were soldiers, we did what we had to do -- The Army had no place for us -- We will have a colorless society one day -- The story behind the story
Control code
ocn802319289
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
147, [1] pages
Isbn
9780763651176
Isbn Type
(reinforced trade hardcover)
Lccn
2012942315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763651176
  • (OCoLC)802319289

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