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The Resource Chester Nez and the unbreakable code : a Navajo code talker's story, Joseph Bruchac, pictures by Liz Amini-Holmes

Chester Nez and the unbreakable code : a Navajo code talker's story, Joseph Bruchac, pictures by Liz Amini-Holmes

Label
Chester Nez and the unbreakable code : a Navajo code talker's story
Title
Chester Nez and the unbreakable code
Title remainder
a Navajo code talker's story
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Bruchac, pictures by Liz Amini-Holmes
Title variation
Navajo code talker's story
Title variation remainder
a Navajo code talkers story
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As a boy, Chester Nez was taught his native language and culture were useless, but he was later called on to use his Navajo language to help create an unbreakable military code during WWII"--
Summary
This powerful picture book depicts the life of an original Navajo code talker while capturing the importance of heritage
Tone
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10658372
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bruchac, Joseph
Dewey number
940.54/8673
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
780L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
  • D810.C88
  • D810.C88
LC item number
  • B77 2017
  • B77 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Amini-Holmes, Liz,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nez, Chester
  • Nez, Chester
  • United States
  • Navajo code talkers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Marines
  • Navajo Indians
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Military & Wars
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century
  • Navajo Indians
  • Navajo language
  • Navajo code talkers
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Navajo code talker's story
Label
Chester Nez and the unbreakable code : a Navajo code talker's story, Joseph Bruchac, pictures by Liz Amini-Holmes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
998751948
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807500071
Lccn
2017035797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Chester Nez and the unbreakable code : a Navajo code talker's story, Joseph Bruchac, pictures by Liz Amini-Holmes
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
998751948
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807500071
Lccn
2017035797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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