Recounts the story of the African Americans, both free and slave, who fought on both sides in the American Revolution, many in the hope of achieving their own freedom, and discusses the ambivalence white leaders felt about black soldiers.Fighting in the Revolutionary War Michael Burgan ... Although many black Americans found themselves on opposite sides during the long war, they still shared a common goala winning their freedom through ... Although the Ethiopian Regiment struggled with disease and battlefield losses, many saw action later in the war.
|Title||:||The Untold Story of the Black Regiment|
|Publisher||:||Capstone - 2015-01-01|