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The Resource Code talker : the first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila

Code talker : the first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila

Label
Code talker : the first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII
Title
Code talker
Title remainder
the first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII
Statement of responsibility
Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nez, Chester
Dewey number
  • 940.54/5973092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Avila, Judith Schiess
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nez, Chester
  • Navajo code talkers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Marines
  • Navajo Indians
Label
Code talker : the first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-296) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 310 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780425244234
Lccn
2011023701
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)706017769
Label
Code talker : the first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-296) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 310 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780425244234
Lccn
2011023701
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)706017769

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