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The Resource Who were the Navajo code talkers?, by James Buckley, Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland, (ebook)

Who were the Navajo code talkers?, by James Buckley, Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland, (ebook)

Label
Who were the Navajo code talkers?
Title
Who were the Navajo code talkers?
Statement of responsibility
by James Buckley, Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"By the time the United States joined the Second World War in 1941, the fight against Nazi and Axis powers had already been under way for two years. In order to win the war and protect its soldiers, the US Marines recruited twenty-nine Navajo men to create a secret code that could be used to send military messages quickly and safely across battlefields. Author James Buckley Jr. explains how these brave and intelligent men developed their amazing code, recounts some of their riskiest missions, and discusses how the country treated them before, during, and after the war"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckley, James
Dewey number
940.54/8673
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
Intended audience source
Penguin Workshop
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Copeland, Gregory
  • OverDrive, Inc
Series statement
Who was?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Navajo language
  • Navajo code talkers
  • Navajo Indians
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who were the Navajo code talkers?, by James Buckley, Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland, (ebook)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the Navajo code talkers? -- The Navajo -- Marine boot camp -- The secret language of war -- Creating the Navajo code -- The code in action -- Code-talker life -- Iwo Jima -- Going home -- Delayed honors
Control code
1280524636
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399542695
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
185b3254-36ab-4c9b-8bc4-ab34a249abff
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1280524636
Label
Who were the Navajo code talkers?, by James Buckley, Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland, (ebook)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the Navajo code talkers? -- The Navajo -- Marine boot camp -- The secret language of war -- Creating the Navajo code -- The code in action -- Code-talker life -- Iwo Jima -- Going home -- Delayed honors
Control code
1280524636
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399542695
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
185b3254-36ab-4c9b-8bc4-ab34a249abff
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1280524636

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