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Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two

by Joseph Bruchac

After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue.

After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue.

Paperback - 240 pages - $8.99
ISBN: 0142405965 (ISBN13: 9780142405963)
Published Jul 6, 2006 by Speak
First published 2005

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mariehannula

Feb 12, 2016

I always love when people get the opportunity to learn about the significance of Native Americans! I worked on the Yakima Indian Reservation for a summer and have had Native people on my heart since. God bless!