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Paris Noir : African Americans in the City of Light by Tyler Stovall

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Tyler Stovall's motivation is that of so many who researches and writes about the First World War, Tyler Stovall’s grandfather served in World War One. Paris Noir spans several decades with the First World War the kickstart to the appearance in France of many African Americans eager to enjoy freedoms and civil treatment that was rare in their own c…


Blacks v. Whites 29 April 1919 Winchester, Hampshire

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Blacks v. Whites Fight at Winchester Camp. A dozen men wounded. This shocking headline appeared in the Hampshire Telegraph on 2 May 1919 to describe events of the previous Monday 29th April when violence broke out between black British West Indian soldiers and white American soldiers serving with British forces who were housed in barracks at Winc…


Race, War and Nationalism by Glenford Howe

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Glenford Howe has produced an important, well researched and thoughtful analysis on the black West Indian population of the British colonial islands of the Caribbean of the impact of British imperialism before, during and after the First World War.   Race, War and Nationalism is a pleasure to read. The quality and depth of the evidence-based resea…