Table of Contents for Courage Has No Color : The True Story of the Triple Nickels: America's First Black Paratroopers


Foreword xi
Chapter One Courage Has No Color
1(6)
Chapter Two Soldiers, Not Servants
7(16)
Chapter Three I'm Going To Tell You A Secret
23(8)
Chapter Four I Had A Mission That Was [Above] And Beyond Me
31(8)
Chapter Five Bets Were Made That Blacks Would Never Jump
39(16)
Chapter Six We Were Going To Tangle With Hitler
55(12)
Chapter Seven We Were Soldiers. We Did What We Had To Do
67(18)
Chapter Eight The Army Had No Place For Us
85(10)
Chapter Nine We Will Have A Colorless Society One DAy
95(21)
The Story Behind The Story 116(4)
Appendix 120(2)
Timeline: Desegregation And The Triple Nickles 122(2)
Source Notes 124(11)
Bibliography 135(6)
Photography Credits 141(4)
Index 145(3)
Acknowledgments 148