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The Navajo code talkers [by] Doris A. Paul.

By: Paul, Doris Atkinson.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance [1973]Description: xii, 170 p. illus. 22 cm.ISBN: 0805918701; 9780805918700; 0805945903 (pbk.); 9780805945904 (pbk.).Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography | World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian | Navajo code talkers
Contents:
The secret weapon -- The pilot project -- The Navajos as marines -- The Navajo code -- Expansion of the code -- The Navajo code talkers in action -- A profile of experiences in the Pacific -- Return of the Navajo -- Honoring the code talkers -- Century of achievement.
Summary: Chronicles the development of the Navajo "code talker" program used by the U.S. to fight the Japanese in the Second World War, and describes the experiences of code talkers in action in the Pacific.
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D810.C88 P38 1973 (Browse shelf) Available 0000002188142
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D810.C88 D87 2009 Unsung heroes of World War II : D810.C88 K38 1990 Warriors : D810.C88 M23 2008 It had to be done : D810.C88 P38 1973 The Navajo code talkers D810.C88 P38 2007 The secret war : D810.I5 F73 1999 Crossing the pond : D810.J4 K8313 1997 Your life is worth mine :

Bibliography: p. 169-170.

The secret weapon -- The pilot project -- The Navajos as marines -- The Navajo code -- Expansion of the code -- The Navajo code talkers in action -- A profile of experiences in the Pacific -- Return of the Navajo -- Honoring the code talkers -- Century of achievement.

Chronicles the development of the Navajo "code talker" program used by the U.S. to fight the Japanese in the Second World War, and describes the experiences of code talkers in action in the Pacific.

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