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Fallen Angels

Fallen Angels

ISBN: 0590409433

Title: Fallen Angels

Author: Walter Dean Myers

KDL Description:

TEEN MYERS

Seventeen-year-old Richie Perry, just out of his Harlem high school, enlists in the Army in the summer of 1967 and spends a devastating year on active duty in Vietnam.

Amazon Description:

Richie Perry, Lobel, Johnson, Brunner, and Peewee are all in Vietnam. They came there for different reasons, but now they share a single dream—getting out alive.