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Invasion

Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Young adult fiction
War stories
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 9780545384285 0545384281 9780545384292 054538429X 9780545576598 0545576598
OCLC Number: 828265155
Description: 212 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers.

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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.

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