Double Victory

Double Victory

How African American Women Broke Race and Gender Barriers to Help Win World War II

Book - 2013
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An account of the lesser-known contributions of African-American women during World War II reveals how they helped lay the foundations for the Civil Rights Movement by challenging racial and gender barriers at home and abroad.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, c2013
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781569768082
Branch Call Number: j 940.530820973 M9582d 2013
Characteristics: 266 p. : ill. ; 23 cm


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African-American women's contributions to the war effort.

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Jun 02, 2014

An engaging title that shares compelling information and stands as a fit tribute to an important part of American history.

BCD2013 May 12, 2014

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Traces how African-American women during World War II helped lay the foundations for the Civil Rights Movement.
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