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Author Freeman, Gregory A.

Title Troubled water : race, mutiny, and bravery on the USS Kitty Hawk / Gregory A. Freeman.

Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    959.704 FRE    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 246 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Seal the hatch -- A new captain -- A new XO -- America at sea -- A long, difficult journey -- The dap fight -- Sailing into troubled water -- A raised fist -- They're going to kill us all! -- It's really happening -- This is mutiny! -- Captain, I am scared to death -- He is a brother! -- By a higher authority -- Plain criminals -- Epilogue.
Subject Kitty Hawk (Aircraft carrier)
United States. Navy -- African Americans -- History -- 20th century.
United States. Navy -- Biography.
African American sailors -- History -- 20th century.
Mutiny -- History -- 20th century.
Race riots -- History -- 20th century.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Naval operations, American.
Race discrimination -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- History, Naval -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0230613616
9780230613614 : $27.00

 
    
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