The African American experience in Vietnam : brothers in arms / James E. Westheider

Author(s): Westheider, James E., 1956-
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Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975--African Americans
United States--Armed Forces--African Americans
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, c2008
Series: The African American history series
African American history series (Lanham, Md.)
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: xxi, 177 p., [14] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm
Alternate Titles: Online version: Westheider, James E., 1956- African American experience in Vietnam. (OCoLC)608020474 Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, c2008
Notes: LCCN: 2007008668
ISBN: 0742545318 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780742545311 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0742545326 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780742545328 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-165) and index
Contents: African Americans in the Armed Forces before Vietnam -- American involvement in Vietnam and the draft -- The black military experience in the Vietnam era -- Antiwar sentiment and black disillusionment -- Racial violence in the military and the military response -- Vietnamization and going home
OCLC Number: 85624090
ISBN/ISSN: 0742545318