The Port Chicago 50

Steve Sheinkin

Publisher: Macmillan
Published: January 21, 2014
Categories: European History, Military History
Audience: Young Adult (age 12-14)
Distributed By: Axis 360
9995 of 10000 copies available
The Newbery Award-winning and National Book Award finalist author of Bomb presents an account of the 1944 civil rights protest involving hundreds of African-American Navy servicemen who were unjustly charged with mutiny for refusing to work in unsafe conditions after the deadly Port Chicago explosion.