The buffalo soldier
|Format:||Print Book 2006|
|Availability:||Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies|
Freed slaves who headed West to start careers in the army after the Civil War were nicknamed "buffalo soldiers" by the Cheyenne Indians because of their hair and their displays of strength. A buffalo soldiers account of the bravery and courage of the Tenth Calvary during the Indian wars and the Spanish-American War.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
-- Cavalry, 10th
-- Juvenile fiction.
United States. -- Army -- African American troops -- Juvenile fiction.
United States. -- Army. -- Cavalry, 10th -- Fiction.
United States. -- Army -- African American troops -- Fiction.
African American soldiers -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Soldiers -- Fiction.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890 -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Gretna, La. :Pelican Pub. Co.,2006
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
9781589803916 (hardcover : alk. paper)