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Courage Has No Color - The True Story of the Triple Nickles

America's First Black Paratroopers

Courage Has No Color - The True Story of the Triple Nickles( )
Author: Stone, Tanya Lee
Read by: Jackson, J. D.
ISBN:978-1-4692-6260-4
Publication Date:Jan 2013
Publisher:Brilliance Publishing, Inc.
Imprint:Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Book Format:Downloadable audio file
List Price:USD $14.99
Book Description:

World War II was raging, with thousands of American soldiers fighting overseas against the injustices brought on by Hitler. Back on the home front, the injustice of discrimination against African Americans was playing out as much on Main Street as in the military. Enlisted black men were segregated from white soldiers and regularly relegated to service duties.

At Fort Benning, Georgia, First Sergeant Walter Morris's men served as guards at The Parachute School while the white...
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Stone, Tanya Lee (Author)


Tanya Lee Stone studied English at Oberlin College and was an editor of children's nonfiction for many years. She also has a Masters Degree. She teaches writing at Champlain College. After many years as an editor. Tanya moved to Vermont and returned to writing. This award-winning author has written titles that include the young adult novel, A Bad Boy Can Be Good for a Girl, Up Close: Ella Fitzgerald , picture books Elizabeth Leads the Way, Sandy's Circus, and Who Says Women Can't Be Doctors? She has also written narrative nonfiction with her titles: Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream, and The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie. In 2014 her title, Courage Has No Color: The True Story of the Triple Nickles, made The New York Times Best Seller List.

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