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Navajo code talkers

Author: Andrew Santella
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, ©2004.
Series: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Santella
ISBN: 0756506115 9780756506117 0756510201 9780756510206
OCLC Number: 52720894
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color), 1 color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Speaking the language --
A world at war --
Philip Johnston's idea --
The Navajo --
Military training --
Creating the code --
On the battlefield --
Back home.
Series Title: We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)
Responsibility: by Andrew Santella.
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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.

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