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THE EMPLOYMENT OF NEGRO TROOPS - SPECIAL STUDIES by  Ulysses ; [Gerhard Alden Gesell's copy] Lee - Hardcover - 1970 - from Antiquarian Book Shop (SKU: 38316)

THE EMPLOYMENT OF NEGRO TROOPS - SPECIAL STUDIES

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THE EMPLOYMENT OF NEGRO TROOPS - SPECIAL STUDIES

by Lee, Ulysses ; [Gerhard Alden Gesell's copy]

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
Condition
Near Fine
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Washington, DC: Office of the Chief of Military History. Near Fine. 1970. Hardcover. xx, 740 pages; Clean and tight in original green cloth binding with folding maps in rear pocket. Not marked as such, but from the collection of Gerhard Alden Gesell (1910 – 1993) began his career as a staff trial lawyer and later as adviser to Chairman William O. Douglas at the new Securities and Exchange Commission from 1935 to 1941. He then entered private practice with Covington & Burling in Washington, where he specialized in antitrust and other corporate cases. While engaged in private practice, Gesell continued to serve the public sector. In 1945 and 1946, he served as Chief Assistant Counsel for the Democrats during the Pearl Harbor hearings. In 1962 he was a appointed Chairman of the President Kennedy's Committee on Equal Opportunity in the Armed Forces from 1962 to 1964. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. .

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Bookseller
Antiquarian Book Shop US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
38316
Title
THE EMPLOYMENT OF NEGRO TROOPS - SPECIAL STUDIES
Author
Lee, Ulysses ; [Gerhard Alden Gesell's copy]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Office of the Chief of Military History
Place of Publication
Washington, DC
Date published
1970
Keywords
Integration in the U.S. Military, Race Relations, African American Soldiers, Gerhard Alden Gesell
Bookseller catalogs
Americana and American History; African American Studies;

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Antiquarian Book Shop

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Antiquarian Book Shop

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About Antiquarian Book Shop

At The Antiquarian Book Shop, located in Georgetown - an historic neighborhood of Washington, D.C. we have been buying, selling & appraising rare, interesting and scholarly books in Georgetown for more than 30 years. Over those many years we have taken great pleasure from satisfying our customers' eclectic literary requirements in the shop and hope to continue in that tradition now that we have moved our operation on-line.Currently, our catalogued inventory includes about 4,000 books from the sixteenth century through the twentieth century in a variety of subject areas. Our stock comprises antiquarian books, collectible books and scholarly books, as well as a selection of antique prints and ephemera.The books listed here represent only a small portion of our total inventory. We are in the process of cataloguing the extensive holdings in our warehouse (15,000+ books) and hope to flesh out these pages over the months to come. Our new format allows us to expand & update our listings frequently. We have included images of many items listed to better convey their quality and condition.

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