Harlem's Hell Fighters The African American 369th Infantry in World War I [E–pub Download]

A bit tribute than objective history perhaps but it s It s Absolutely Astonishing What astonishing what those had to go through for the privilege of fighting and dying for their country This was a really good book especially for a graphic novel This is the first graphic novel i have read and i really liked it so i think i will start to read graphic novels because of this book More graphic novels young adult accessible books should have this degree of verisimilitude and dedication to important causes Max Brooks graphic novels young adult accessible books should have this degree of verisimilitude and dedication to important causes Max Brooks done something incredible with this book The man who wrote the Zombie Survival Guide has now written something genuinely important When the United States entered World War I 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 oined the 15th NY Infantry a National Guard regiment later designated the 369th US Infantry Led by mostly inexperienced white and black officers these men not only received little instruction at their training camp in South Carolina but were freuent victims of racial harassmen. Had never heard of the Hellfighters That s a shame This is an incredible story about an incredible group of heroes who s a shame This is an incredible story about an incredible group of heroes who been all but erased from history I m glad it got made and hope that as many people as possible get the chance to read itIts social importance aside it s well told elouent emotionally powerful and well paced Check this book out and maybe consider buying a copy to read and to share after you re done I have mixed feelings about this book I was expecting of a unit history when I purchased it It gives a view of WWII through the eyes of African Americans The formation of the unit and the difficulties regarding its deployment are. T from both civilians and their white comrades Once in France they initially 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

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Harlem's Hell Fighters The African American 369th Infantry in World War IFamiliar with anyone who has an understanding of African American History in the US Military I would have also liked to have seen information 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 in the West and
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he served with in the West and during the Spanish American War It appears that the author with understanding blamed Pershing for the shortcoming of politicians and racist officers I think the book provides a good history of the founding of the 15th369th Infantry Regiment and 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 individual soldiers make for exciting reading especially that of Henry Johnson who defended himself against an entire German suad with a large knife After reading this book you will with a large knife After reading this book you will why the Germans feared the black men of the 369th and why the French called them “hell fighters”. ,


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    Stephen L. Harris ✓ 8 Free download Harlem's Hell Fighters The African American 369th Infantry in World War I [E–pub Download] A bit tribute than objective history perhaps but it's warranted It's absolutely astonishing what those men had to go through for the privilege of fighting and dying for their country

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