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The Resource Code Talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two, Joseph Bruchac

Code Talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two, Joseph Bruchac

Label
Code Talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
Title
Code Talker
Title remainder
a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Bruchac
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bruchac, Joseph
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B82816
LC item number
Co 2005
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Navajo language
  • Cryptography
  • Navajo Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Code Talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two, Joseph Bruchac
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-227)
Contents
Sent away -- Boarding school -- To be forgotten -- Progress -- High school -- Sneak attack -- Navajos wanted -- New recruits -- Blessingway -- Boot camp -- Code school -- Learning the code -- Shipping out to Hawaii -- Enemies -- Field maneuvers -- Bombardment -- First landing -- On Bougainville -- Do you have a Navajo? -- Next targets -- Guam -- Fatigue -- Pavavu -- Iwo Jima -- In sight of Suribachi -- Black beach -- Okinawa -- Bomb -- Going home -- Author's note -- Selected bibliography -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocm54079926
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780803729216
System control number
(Sirsi) 820937
Label
Code Talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two, Joseph Bruchac
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-227)
Contents
Sent away -- Boarding school -- To be forgotten -- Progress -- High school -- Sneak attack -- Navajos wanted -- New recruits -- Blessingway -- Boot camp -- Code school -- Learning the code -- Shipping out to Hawaii -- Enemies -- Field maneuvers -- Bombardment -- First landing -- On Bougainville -- Do you have a Navajo? -- Next targets -- Guam -- Fatigue -- Pavavu -- Iwo Jima -- In sight of Suribachi -- Black beach -- Okinawa -- Bomb -- Going home -- Author's note -- Selected bibliography -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocm54079926
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9780803729216
System control number
(Sirsi) 820937

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