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The Port Chicago 50

Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Sheinkin, Steve (Book - 2014 )
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The Port Chicago 50
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Presents an account of the 1944 civil rights protest involving hundreds of African-American Navy servicemen who were unjustly charged with mutiny for refusing to work in unsafe conditions after the deadly Port Chicago explosion.
Authors: Sheinkin, Steve
Title: The Port Chicago 50
disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights
Publisher: New York :, Roaring Brook Press,, 2014.
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: 200 pages :,illustrations ;,24 cm
Content Type: still image
text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Summary: Presents an account of the 1944 civil rights protest involving hundreds of African-American Navy servicemen who were unjustly charged with mutiny for refusing to work in unsafe conditions after the deadly Port Chicago explosion.
Alternate Title: Port Chicago fifty
ISBN: 1596437960
9781596437968
Statement of Responsibility: Steve Sheinkin
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-191) and index.
Subject Headings: African Americans Civil rights History 20th century. African American sailors History 20th century. United States. Navy African Americans History 20th century. Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944. Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944. World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American. African Americans Civil rights History 20th century Juvenile literature. African American sailors History 20th century Juvenile literature. United States. Navy African Americans History 20th century Juvenile literature. Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944 Juvenile literature. Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944 Juvenile literature. World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American Juvenile literature.
Topical Term: African Americans
African American sailors
Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944.
Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944.
World War, 1939-1945
African Americans
African American sailors
Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944
Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944
World War, 1939-1945
LCCN: 2013013452
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