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Code talker

Author: Chester Nez; Judith Schiess Avila
Publisher: New York : Berkley Caliber, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Chester Nez, the last surviving member of the original twenty-nine code talkers, discusses his life growing up in the Checkerboard Area of the Navajo reservation, and shares the story of how he helped the United States develop and implement a secret military language based on his native language during World War II that became the only unbroken code in modern warfare.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nez, Chester.
Code talker.
New York : Berkley Caliber, 2011
(DLC) 2011023701
(OCoLC)706017769
Named Person: Chester Nez; Chester Nez
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chester Nez; Judith Schiess Avila
ISBN: 9781101551295 1101551291 9781101552124 1101552123
OCLC Number: 773611663
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 310 pages) : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila.

Abstract:

Chester Nez, the last surviving member of the original twenty-nine code talkers, discusses his life growing up in the Checkerboard Area of the Navajo reservation, and shares the story of how he helped the United States develop and implement a secret military language based on his native language during World War II that became the only unbroken code in modern warfare.

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