Harlem's Hell Fighters : The African-American 369th Infantry in World War IMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Dulles, : Potomac Books Inc., 2003Description: 1 online resource (565 p.)ISBN: 9781597974486Subject(s): Europe, James Reese, 1881-1919 | France. Arme´e -- African American troops -- History -- 20th century | Jim Europe’s 369th Infantry Band -- History | United States. Army -- African American troops -- History -- 20th century | United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 369th -- History | World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans | World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front | World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Harlem's Hell Fighters : The African-American 369th Infantry in World War IDDC classification: 940.4/1273 LOC classification: D570.33 369th .H37 2003Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Foreword by Rod Paschall; Preface; Prologue: Strength of the Nation; 1 "We Have the Regiment"; 2 Pancho Villa Rides to the Rescue; 3 "The Color Line Will Not Be Drawn in This Regiment"; 4 The Man Who Stood for Something; 5 The Honor of the State; 6 "I Will Startle the World"; 7 "Black Is Not a Color of the Rainbow"; 8 "Color, Blood, and Suffering Have Made Us One"; 9 "The Man Has Kicked Us Right to France"; 10 "Landed at Brest, Right Side Up!"; 11 "This Pick and Shovel Work"; 12 Ragtime in France
13 "God Damn, Le's Go!"14 "He Can Go Some!"; 15 "I Wish I Had a Brigade, Yes, a Division"; 16 "There Was Nothing between the German Army and Paris Except My Regiment"; 17 "Lieutenant, You Shot Me! You Shot a Good Man!"; 18 "Shell-Shocked, Gassed, Sunk to the Verge of Delirium"; Epilogue: All Suns Had Gone Down; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
The story of the first Allied unit to reach the Rhine during World War I
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