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A Graphic Novel This graphic novel This the first graphic novel have read and Talking Cures and Placebo Effects i really likedt so think will start to read graphic novels because of this book What a fantastic bit of history Hard to believe 100 years feels almost like stepping The Bewitched Wolf into another world a familiar one bet *that Towards the end while the author did not specifically connect PTSD ssues with returning troops from France the evidence * Towards the end while the author did not specifically connect PTSD ssues with returning troops from France the evidence hard to miss As a veteran myself there Voodoo Woman ( New Orleans Mysteries is some comfort knowing my generations not alone war all war leaves scars some are visible while others are not As for the book Harris has put together a well researched and documented presentation on a seldom looked at era of history I loved the connection of early jazz music and the organization the Harlem Hellfighters I m also glad to see American Experience have added their story to their Great War documentary If you re a fan of history and want to learn something new I totally recommended this book No bent No rhetoric Just data story and documentation. N the Western Front The entire regiment was awarded the Croix de Guerre the French government’s highest military honor Stephen L Harris’s accounts of the valor of a number of ndividual soldiers make for exciting reading especially that of Henry Johnson who defended himself
AGAINST AN ENTIRE GERMAN SUAD WITHan entire German suad with large knife After reading this book you will know why the Germans feared the black men of the 369th and why the French called them “hell fighters”.
Stephen L. Harris Ô 1 DOWNLOADA bit tribute than objective history perhaps but Officer Buckle and Gloria it s warranted It s absolutely astonishing what those men had to go through for the privilege of fighting and dying for their country This books a really good look Antolog�a Patri�tica into the American part of WWI It s a great untold story that doesn t get enough publicity for the heroic actions of the men who foughtn this group I have mixed feelings about this book I was expecting of a unit history when I purchased Political Theory: An Introduction it It gives a view of WWII through the eyes of African Americans The formation of the unit and the difficulties regardingts deployment are familiar with anyone who has an understanding of African American History n the US Military I WOULD HAVE ALSO LIKED TO would have also liked to seen nformation regarding the heroic deeds of the soldiers One of the things I found disconcerting was the author s apparent dislike of General Pershing Most other histories talk about respect that Pershing had for the African Americans that he served with What Is Madness? in the West and during the Spanish American War It appears that the author with little understan. When the United States entered World War In 1917 thousands of African American men volunteered to fight for a country that granted them only limited civil rights Many from New York City joined the 15th NY Infantry a National Guard regiment later designated the 369th US Infantry Led by mostly nexperienced white and black officers these
men not only received little nstruction at their training camp n South Carolina but were freuent victims of racial harassmen.not only received little nstruction at their training camp n South Carolina but were freuent victims of racial harassmen. ,
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and racist officers think the book providesracist officers I think the book provides good history of the founding of the 15th369th Infantry Regiment and turn of the century racism It gives us a taste of he regiment during *the war but falls short with the details * War but falls short with the details when Zum Ruhme Reifer Geister: Eine Flaschenpost Mit Brennrezepten Wunderwassern Und Beschwingten Versen Von Babylon Bis Heute (German Edition) it comes to wartime coverage Harlem hell fighters was a powerful book about racial pride and discrimination More graphic novels young adult accessible books should have this degree of verisimilitude and dedication tomportant causes Max Brooks has done something ncredible with this book The man who wrote the Zombie Survival Guide has now written something genuinely mportant I had never heard of the Hellfighters That s a shame This Dreamsnake is anncredible story about an Dark Water: A Siren Novel incredible group of heroes who have been all but erased from history I m gladt got made and hope that as many people as possible get the chance to read Muse itIts socialmportance aside Silence it s well told elouent emotionally powerful and well paced Check this book out and maybe consider buying a copy to read and to sh. T from both civilians and their white comrades Oncen France they nitially served as laborers all while chafing to prove their worth as American soldiersThen they got their chance The 369th became one of the few US units that American commanding general John J Pershing agreed to let serve under French command Donning French uniforms and taking up French rifles the men of the 369th fought valiantly alongside French Moroccans and held one of the widest sectors ,