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Code talker: a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
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Published:
New York : Speak, 2006, c2005.
Physical Desc:
231 pages ; 21 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.4 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
910L
Rating:
910
Status:
Carmichael Teen Area
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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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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780142405963, 0142405965
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.4, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
910

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-227).
Description
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.
Target Audience
910,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,6.4,9.0,85819.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, J. (20062005). Code talker: a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two. New York: Speak.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-. 20062005. Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two. New York: Speak.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-, Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two. New York: Speak, 20062005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, Joseph. Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two. New York: Speak, 20062005. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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