Child of the Fighting Tenth: On the Frontier with the Buffalo Soldiers

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-No one knew when the bugle sounded reveille what would happen before taps that night.- Forrestine -Birdie- Cooper learned at an early age that growing up on the western frontier meant that each new day brought a fresh adventure. Birdie's father, Charles Cooper, was an officer in the Tenth U.S. Cavalry, known as the Buffalo Soldiers, one of four regiments of black troops with white officers. The Buffalo Soldiers made headlines with their battles against Geronimo, Sitting Bull, Lone Wolf, Billy the Kid, and Pancho Villa. ...

Child of the Fighting Tenth: On the Frontier with the Buffalo Soldiers 2011, University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN-13: 9780806140803

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Child of the Fighting Tenth: On the Frontier with the Buffalo Soldiers 2003, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195161588

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