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Author Santella, Andrew.

Title Navajo code talkers / by Andrew Santella.

Imprint Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, c2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5486 SAN    Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 col. map ; 24 cm.
Series We the people
We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.
Summary Describes the function of the more than 400 Navajo marines who invented a secret code that was never broken by the enemy during World War II.
Subject United States. Marine Corps -- Participation, Indian -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Marine Corps.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian -- Juvenile literature.
Navajo Indians -- Juvenile literature.
Cryptography.
Navajo Indians.
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New.
Cryptography -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Navajo Indians -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0756506115 (hardcover)

 
    
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