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Title African American officers in Liberia : a pestiferous rotation, 1910-1942 / Brian G. Shellum.
Imprint Lincoln : Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 7, 2018).
Subject Liberian Frontier Force (Organization)
Liberian Frontier Force (Organization)
African American soldiers -- Liberia -- Biography.
Military assistance, American -- Liberia -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Liberia.
Liberia -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Liberia.
United States.
1900-1999
Genre Biographies.
History.
Contents Chronology -- Liberia : Black colony -- American support : dollar diplomacy -- Davis : mission defined -- Young : rescuing Liberia -- York, Green, Anderson : war and peace -- Young : final post -- Nabors, Staten, Outley : mission transition -- Firestone : privatization -- Afterward : starting over -- Conclusion : accomplishments -- Appendix : biographies of African Americans who served in Liberia 1910-1942.
Summary "The story of seventeen African American officers who trained, reorganized, and commanded the Liberian Frontier Force to defend Liberia between 1910 and 1942"-- Provided by publisher.