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Invasion

Myers, Walter Dean (Book - 2013 )
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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-
Title: Invasion
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Scholastic Press, 2013
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 212 p. ;,22 cm
Notes: "The captivating prequel to Fallen angels and Sunrise over Fallujah"--cover
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.
ISBN: 0545576598
9780545576598
054538429X
9780545384292
0545384281
9780545384285
Statement of Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers
Subject Headings: France History 20th century Fiction Normandy (France) History 20th century Fiction United States Armed Forces African Americans History 20th century Juvenile fiction Normandy (France) History Juvenile fiction War stories Segregation United States History 20th century Fiction Soldiers Fiction African American soldiers Fiction World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns France Normandy Fiction Segregation United States History 20th century Juvenile fiction African American soldiers Juvenile fiction World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American Juvenile fiction World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns France Normandy Juvenile fiction
Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
War stories
Topical Term: War stories
Segregation
Soldiers
African American soldiers
World War, 1939-1945
Segregation
African American soldiers
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
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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