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Black heroes of the American Revolution

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African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African Americans -- Biography, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- African Americans -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- African Amer

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An account of the black soldiers, sailors, spies, scouts, guides, and wagoners who participated and sacrificed in the struggle for American independence.

StatementBurke Davis ; foreword by Edward W. Brooke.
GenreBiography, Juvenile literature., Biography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE269.N3 D383 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 82 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1531418M
ISBN 100152085610
LC Control Number91008921

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She is also an author, editor, and publisher. Her American Patriot Series is the only comprehensive historical fiction series on the American Revolution. Book 6, Refiner’s Fire, releases in April Northkill, Book 1 of the Northkill Amish Series coauthored with Bob Hostetler, won Foreword.

Alan Gilbert, Black Patriots and Loyalists: Fighting for Emancipation in the War for Independence (University of Chicago Press, ) - Gilbert's book has been widely described as illuminating the previously unappreciated "revolution within the revolution." African Americans fought on both sides of the Revolution for freedom.

Although Davis is clear about the fact that black soldiers in the revolution only occasionally won their own personal liberty, he doesn't go into the question of Washington's initial resistance to having black men in the Continental ranks.

Instead of dealing with this sort of issue, which Wakin handles lengthily though clumsily in Black Fighting Men in U.S. History (), Davis is content to. Readers will find that African Americans in North Carolina during the American Revolution were active, not passive, beings who, in the face of adversity, struggled to maintain their dignity and African heritage.

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