This Month's Discussion Selection

Lonely Trumpet

Lonely Trumpet
by Johnny D. Boggs

A historical novel that recreates the life of Henry O. Flipper, the Georgia-born slave who became the first black graduate of West Point, only to be court-martialed in a racially charged proceeding in Fort Davis, Texas, in 1881.

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