Navajo code talkers [videorecording] / produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel. - [New York] : A&E Television Networks : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2006], c1998. - 1 videodisc (ca. 50 min) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. - In search of history . - In search of history. .

Director of photography, Van Carlson; editor, Darryl Clift. Director of photography, Van Carlson; editor, Darryl Clift.

Commentary: Peter Iverson, Maj. Gen. Robert Magnus, David Kahn, Zonnie Gorman, Harry Walters.

Describes the role of a select group of Navajo Marines who developed a code based on their own native language that provided a means for secure communications among American forces in the Pacific during World War II.


DVD ; full screen presentation.

0767088832 9780767088831

733961747416

AAE-74741


United States. Marine Corps --Participation, Indian.


World War, 1939-1945--Cryptography.
World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Indian.
Navajo language.
Navajo Indians.


United States--Armed Forces--Indians.

D810.C88 / N38 2006