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The Resource The Port Chicago 50 : disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights / Steve Sheinkin

The Port Chicago 50 : disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights / Steve Sheinkin

Label
The Port Chicago 50 : disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights / Steve Sheinkin
Title
The Port Chicago 50
Title remainder
disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights / Steve Sheinkin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheinkin, Steve
Dewey number
940.54/5308996073079463
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.4
  • 6.7
Study program name
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Port Chicago Mutiny (California : 1944)
  • Port Chicago Mutiny Trial (San Francisco, California : 1944)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944
  • Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944
  • African American sailors
  • African Americans
  • African American sailors
  • African Americans
  • Armed Forces
  • Military participation
  • California
  • California
  • African Americans
  • Military participation
  • African American sailors
  • African Americans
  • Military participation
  • Armed Forces
  • African American sailors
  • Armed Forces
  • California
  • California
  • California
  • California
Label
The Port Chicago 50 : disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights / Steve Sheinkin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [186]-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First hero -- The policy -- Port Chicago -- Work and liberty -- The lawyer -- Hot cargo -- The explosion -- The inquiry -- Column left -- Prison barge -- The fifty -- Treasure Island -- Prosecution -- Joe Small -- The verdict -- Hard labor -- Small goes to sea -- Epilogue: Civil rights heroes
Control code
ocn905523500
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Square Fish edition
Extent
200 pages
Isbn
9781250073495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o905523500
  • (OCoLC)905523500
Label
The Port Chicago 50 : disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights / Steve Sheinkin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [186]-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First hero -- The policy -- Port Chicago -- Work and liberty -- The lawyer -- Hot cargo -- The explosion -- The inquiry -- Column left -- Prison barge -- The fifty -- Treasure Island -- Prosecution -- Joe Small -- The verdict -- Hard labor -- Small goes to sea -- Epilogue: Civil rights heroes
Control code
ocn905523500
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Square Fish edition
Extent
200 pages
Isbn
9781250073495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o905523500
  • (OCoLC)905523500

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