Black Soldiers in Blue: African American Troops in the Civil War Era


Inspired and informed by the latest research in African American, military, and social history, the fourteen original essays in this book tell the stories of the African American soldiers who fought for the Union cause.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • John David Smith
  • Lawrence Lee Hewitt
  • Richard Lowe
  • Arthur W. Bergeron Jr.
  • John Cimprich
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Chapel Hill, NC
Publication year:
  • 2002