African American Soldier in the Civil War
By: Mark Lardas, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Approximately 200,000 African Americans fought for the Union during the Civil War. Initially, many white soldiers doubted their bravery and skill; they were soon proved wrong. Through fascinating first-hand accounts, this title examines the journey of the African American from slave to soldier to free man, ultimately providing a fascinating insight into the impact that these brave men had on the war and how it influenced their lives thereafter. The pages of this volume are filled with many original images and modern, colorful illustrations of the USCT.
Softcover, 64 pages