Black American Military Leaders
A Biographical Dictionary
About the Book
This book is a revision, with greatly expanded inclusion criteria, of the 1993 African American Generals and Flag Officers: Biographies of Over 120 Blacks in the United States Military. It offers detailed, career-oriented summaries for men and women who often overcame societal obstacles to become ranking members of the armed forces. Persons from all branches are now included (Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps), as well as the National Guard and Reserves.
About the Author(s)
Walter L. Hawkins
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: 853 photos, appendix
Copyright Date: 2009 
Table of Contents
Black American Military Leaders 3
Appendix I: Medal of Honor Winners 539
Appendix II: Leaders Listed by Military Branch and Rank 543
Book Reviews & Awards
“recommended”—ARBA; “a good purchase”—Booklist; “this deserves two stars—one for covering more officers than [the competition] and the other for greater depth and detail in the entries”—Wilson Library Bulletin.