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Code Talker : A Novel About The Navajo Marines Of World War Two (2005)
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Published: New York : Dial Books, c2005
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  231 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0803729219 (hardcover), 9780142405963,
Language:  English


Also published: New York : Speak, 2006, c2005 (231 p.)

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

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Rebecca Caudill Young Readers Book Award Nominee 2008

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