Dispatches: The Podcast of the Journal of the American Revolution

E54: John Rees: They Were Good Soldiers: African Americans Serving in the Continental Army, 1775-1783

February 23, 2020

This week our guest is author and JAR contributor John Rees. In his new book "They Were Good Soldiers: African Americans Serving in the Continental Army, 1775-1783" Rees chronicles the life and service of numerous African Americans during the American Revolution. From north to south, Rees reveals startling new revelations about these often-overlooked yet pivotal figures. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.