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Black, Buckskin, And Blue. African American Scouts And Soldiers On The Western Frontier by Art T. Burton

Black, Buckskin, And Blue. African American Scouts And Soldiers On The Western Frontier

by Art T. Burton

Publication: Eakin Press, 1999, Austin

First edition. 8vo. Dark blue fabricoid, gilt stamping on spine, dark blue endpapers, ix [1], 286 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrated, appendices, bibliography, index. A look at African Americans who were scouts and soldiers on the U.S. western frontier during the nineteenth an twentieth centuries. Section on Scouts provides biographical sketches on several prominent scouts. Also much on contributions during the Civil War in the West, especially Kansas and Iowa, and the Buffalo soldiers. Fine in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 48537

$45.00