African American Vietnam veterans views of the Civil Rights eraLooks back at the horrors of war and complexities of race through oral histories, art, and poetry Even as African American men and women headed to Vietnam to fight for their country and to show their patriotism, they faced racism in the ranks, as did their families on the home front. This stunning book, which accompanies a traveling exhibit, looks at black life through the eyes of vet...
By Samuel W. Black
Paperback: 224 pages
Publisher: Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania; 1 edition (December 11, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.8 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 5320611
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Every person interested in the Vietnam War from a Black Soldiers perspective should read this book. Excellent footnotes and very well written. Enjoyable reading. Also the book has some excellent photos. It brought back many memories for me.