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Buffalo Soldiers in the West: A Black Soldiers Anthology Paperback – August 15, 2007

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" . . . reading this anthology will give readers a strong sense of the incredible richness of the black military experience in the west following the Civil War." -- Robert Wooster, Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

BRUCE A. GLASRUD, a former dean of arts and sciences and professor of history at Sul Ross State University, now lives in retirement in Seguin, Texas. He is also an emeritus professor of California State University, Hayward, where he did extensive study on the history of African Americans in the West.MICHAEL N. SEARLES teaches history at Augusta (Georgia) State University. Among other article-length publications, he contributed a chapter to Black Texas Cowboys. He has conducted many demonstrations and historic reenactments on the black cowboy, and as “Cowboy Mike” has brought Western history to life for students in elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, and colleges.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 328 pages
  • Publisher: Texas A&M University Press; Reprint edition (August 15, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1585446203
  • ISBN-13: 978-1585446209
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.7 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,850,872 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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The book started off with good rich history and then towards the end it seemed like the author ran out of gutsy history and started talking about sports and musical bands of the calvary
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It was all I expected and more. I learned more facts and they were presented in accurate, concise , interesting form. I found it also easy reading for young people.
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This is a good book to add to your collection on the history of the Buffalo Soldiers. Since there is so little history available on the Buffalo Soldies.
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Great coverage of an often ignored segment of history.
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