Code talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
—Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-
Book
2005
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After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue.

Item Details
Subjects:
Cryptography -- Fiction.
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Fiction.
Navajo Indians -- Fiction.
Navajo language -- Fiction.
United States. Marine Corps -- Indian troops -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
Genre:
Young adult fiction.
ISBN:
9780439891004 (pbk.)
9780142405963
0803729219
0439891000 (pbk.)
0142405965
Description:
231 pages ; 22 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
LCCN:
2003022792
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