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The Port Chicago 50

Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Sheinkin, Steve (Book - 2014 )
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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: text
still image
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: 9781596437968
1596437960
Statement of Responsibility: Steve Sheinkin
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-191) and index.
Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American Juvenile literature. Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944 Juvenile literature. Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944 Juvenile literature. United States. Navy African Americans History 20th century Juvenile literature. African American sailors History 20th century Juvenile literature. African Americans Civil rights History 20th century Juvenile literature. World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American. Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944. Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944. United States. Navy African Americans History 20th century. African American sailors History 20th century. African Americans Civil rights History 20th century.
Topical Term: World War, 1939-1945
Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944
Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944
African American sailors
African Americans
World War, 1939-1945
Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944.
Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944.
African American sailors
African Americans
LCCN: 2013013452
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