New York : Scholastic, 1988.
IL YA RL 7.1
Perry is a 17 year old living in Harlem. His dreams of going to college
are put on hold due to lack of money. He enlists in the Army to get money
for his family and to help him fund his education. He doesn't believe he'll
be sent to Viet Nam but that is exactly where he ends up. Along with his
friends, he experiences the horror of war as he does what he needs to in
order to survive.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Fiction
African Americans -- Fiction
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