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Sunrise over Fallujah

Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, [2010]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Robin 'Birdy' Perry, a new army recruit from Harlem, isn't quite sure why he joined the army, but he's sure where he's headed: Iraq. Birdy and the others in the Civilian Affairs Battalion are supposed to help secure and stabilize the country and successfully interact with the Iraqi people. Officially, the code name for their maneuvers is Operation Iraqi Freedom. But the young men and women in the CA unit have a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 9780545246729 : 0545246725
OCLC Number: 613614374
Notes: Originally published: New York : Scholastic Press, 2008.
Includes an interview with the author and a preview of his companion novel about the Vietnam War, Fallen angels.
Description: 290 p. : map ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers.

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"Robin 'Birdy' Perry, a new army recruit from Harlem, isn't quite sure why he joined the army, but he's sure where he's headed: Iraq. Birdy and the others in the Civilian Affairs Battalion are supposed to help secure and stabilize the country and successfully interact with the Iraqi people. Officially, the code name for their maneuvers is Operation Iraqi Freedom. But the young men and women in the CA unit have a simpler name for it: WAR"--P. [2] of cover.

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