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The book of Harlan / by Bernice L. McFadden

Publication | Library Call Number: PS3563.C3622 B66 2016

During World War II, two African American musicians, Harlan and Lizard, are captured by the Nazis in Paris and imprisoned at Buchenwald concentration camp which changes the course of Harlan's life.-- Provided by publisher.
When Harlan and his best friend, trumpeter Lizard Robbins, are invited to perform at a popular cabaret in the Parisian enclave of Montmartre, Harlan jumps at the opportunity. But after the City of Light falls under Nazi occupation, Harlan and Lizard are thrown into Buchenwald-- the notorious concentration camp in Weimar, Germany. Harlan survives five horrific years, and returns home struggling to overcome the chaos he has experienced.

Book cover
Format
Book
Author/Creator
McFadden, Bernice L., author.
Published
[Brooklyn, New York] : Akashic Books, [2016]
©2016
Includes bibliographical references
Locale
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
France
New York (State)
Language
English
 
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