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In Search of History. [eVideo - Films on Demand] Navajo Code Talkers

Author: A & E Television Networks, LLC.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Infobase.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Infobase, [2010], ©1998.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This episode of In Search of History follows the dramatic story of young Native American soldiers and their involvement in one of the most secretive military projects of World War II to create an unbreakable code using the complex Navajo language. The Navajo Code Talkers were commended for their skill, speed and accuracy accrued throughout the war.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
History
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
A & E Television Networks, LLC., 1998
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: A & E Television Networks, LLC.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Infobase.
OCLC Number: 1022229473
Notes: Films on Demand eVideo.
Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 02, 2010.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 8 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sound, color, digital file
Contents: Creation of the Navajo World (2:18) --
The Long Walk (2:12) --
"Tradition is the Enemy of Progress" (2:24) --
Patriotism Among Navajo (1:43) --
Winter 1941: Japan Easily Breaks Military Codes (2:01) --
382nd Platoon is Born (2:05) --
The First Twenty-Nine (3:06) --
Making Written Code from Spoken Language (2:07) --
Navajo Code Ready for Battle (2:30) --
Navajo Code Talkers on Guadalcanal (2:00) --
Need for Private Communications on Guadalcanal (2:29) --
Unbreakable Code: Secret Weapon (2:42) --
Navajo Code Talkers on Iwo Jima (2:35) --
Ground Combat on Iwo Jima (2:06) --
Ascending Suribachi (2:31) --
Navajo Service in World War II (2:19) --
Recognition for Navajo Code Talkers (3:34) --
Credits: In Search of History: Navajo Code Talkers (0:59).
Other Titles: Navajo Code Talkers
In search of history (Television program)
Responsibility: A & E Television Networks, LLC.

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This episode of In Search of History follows the dramatic story of young Native American soldiers and their involvement in one of the most secretive military projects of World War II to create an unbreakable code using the complex Navajo language. The Navajo Code Talkers were commended for their skill, speed and accuracy accrued throughout the war.

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