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An American Hero

Kenneth F. Conklin


List Price: 16.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/26/2021)
Hardcover (2/19/2020)


Discover an unsung American hero in this engaging historical novel.

This meticulously researched read follows the remarkable life of Norvel Lee, a Black Olympic gold medalist, Tuskegee Airman, military officer, and prominent educator who grew up in Jim Crow-era Virginia and brought a landmark civil rights case to court.

An award-winning book that inspired a historical marker recognizing Norvel Lee's remarkable accomplishments

"This is a must read for anyone who wants to know the stories that weren't told during the Jim Crow era." - Dwayne Yancey, Cardinal News executive editor

"Norvel Lee touched all the bases - Veteran - Mentor and Leader. This book is a must read for all generations." - Rear Admiral Terry McKnight (Retired), Author of Pirate Alley - Commanding Task Force 151 off the Coast of Somalia

Chapin Keith, 9781734480726, 368pp.

Publication Date: April 17, 2021