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Navajo weapon, by S. McClain

Label
Navajo weapon
Title
Navajo weapon
Statement of responsibility
by S. McClain
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the little known stories of Navajo code talkers of World War II. It tells of the unlikely union of Navajo people and the United States Marine Corps during the war in the South Pacific
Cataloging source
PCarlMH
Dewey number
940.54/8673
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.C88
LC item number
M38 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Navajo weapon, by S. McClain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 294-296) and index
Contents
Dine Bikeyah (Land of the people), 1926 -- Empire of the Rising Sun, 1920-1941 -- Search for secrecy -- Navajo recruits -- Birth of the code -- Enemy awaits -- Navajo code school -- Final phase of Guadalcanal -- Bougainville -- Cape Gloucester, New Britain -- Johnston's betrayal -- Saipan, Tinian, Guam & Peleliu -- Iwo Jima -- Fight for Motoyama air fields -- Last days -- War's end -- Epilogue
Control code
31274653
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 304 p.
Isbn
9781883862077
Lccn
94072306
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2000 (Access. No. 2000-047). Items laid in: TLS from Michael Levatino to Bill Wittliff, December 16, 1994 (1 sheet); publisher's business card; ANS from Michael [Levatino] to Mr. Wittliff (1 post-it). With dust jacket.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's and Chester Nez's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons. Items laid in: 1 bookmark; 1 notecard listing pages marked with post-it notes. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Navajo weapon, by S. McClain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 294-296) and index
Contents
Dine Bikeyah (Land of the people), 1926 -- Empire of the Rising Sun, 1920-1941 -- Search for secrecy -- Navajo recruits -- Birth of the code -- Enemy awaits -- Navajo code school -- Final phase of Guadalcanal -- Bougainville -- Cape Gloucester, New Britain -- Johnston's betrayal -- Saipan, Tinian, Guam & Peleliu -- Iwo Jima -- Fight for Motoyama air fields -- Last days -- War's end -- Epilogue
Control code
31274653
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 304 p.
Isbn
9781883862077
Lccn
94072306
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2000 (Access. No. 2000-047). Items laid in: TLS from Michael Levatino to Bill Wittliff, December 16, 1994 (1 sheet); publisher's business card; ANS from Michael [Levatino] to Mr. Wittliff (1 post-it). With dust jacket.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's and Chester Nez's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons. Items laid in: 1 bookmark; 1 notecard listing pages marked with post-it notes. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

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