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Invasion

Myers, Walter Dean (Book - 2013 )
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Invasion
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Josiah Wedgewood and Marcus Perry were friends in Virginia, but now that they are both involved in the Normandy invasion, the differences in their positions is uncomfortable, for Josiah is a white infantryman and Marcus is a black transport driver, the only role the segregated army will allow him.
Authors: Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014
Title: Invasion
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 212 p. ;,22 cm.
Notes: Prequel to: "Fallen angels" and "Sunrise over Fallujah".
Summary: Josiah Wedgewood and Marcus Perry were friends in Virginia, but now that they are both involved in the Normandy invasion, the differences in their positions is uncomfortable, for Josiah is a white infantryman and Marcus is a black transport driver, the only role the segregated army will allow him.
Audience: 760
ISBN: 9780545384285
0545384281
Statement of Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers
Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns France Normandy Juvenile fiction. World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American Juvenile fiction. African American soldiers Juvenile fiction. Soldiers Juvenile fiction. Segregation United States History 20th century Juvenile fiction. Normandy (France) History Juvenile fiction. United States Armed Forces African Americans History 20th century Juvenile fiction. World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns France Normandy Fiction. World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American Fiction. African American soldiers Fiction. Soldiers Fiction. Segregation United States History 20th century Fiction. War Fiction. Normandy (France) History 20th century Fiction. United States Armed Forces African Americans History 20th century Fiction.
Genre/Form: War stories.
Young adult fiction.
Topical Term: World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
African American soldiers
Soldiers
Segregation
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
African American soldiers
Soldiers
Segregation
War
LCCN: 2013005595
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Two young men--a white infantryman and a black transport driver—face the horrors of World War II.
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