Book The fall of a black army officer : racism and the myth of Henry O. Flipper / Charles M. Robinson, III.
Associated Name: United States. Army. Court-martial (Flipper : 1881)
Publication year: c2008.
Call Number KF7642.F58 R63 2008
Media class: Book
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806135212 0806135212
Extent: xviii, 197 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Race and the army -- The black cadet -- Links in a chain -- The court-martial begins -- Shafter on the defensive -- A question of persecution and a "Mexican theory" -- The government rests -- Lucy Smith testifies -- Testimonials to a good name -- The question : can an officer be black? -- The end of a career -- After the army.