The Resource Code talker, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila

Code talker, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila

Label
Code talker
Title
Code talker
Statement of responsibility
Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chester Nez, the last surviving member of the original twenty-nine code talkers, discusses his life growing up in the Checkerboard Area of the Navajo reservation, and shares the story of how he helped the United States develop and implement a secret military language based on his native language during World War II that became the only unbroken code in modern warfare
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nez, Chester
Dewey number
  • 940.54/5973092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.C88
LC item number
N49 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Avila, Judith Schiess
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nez, Chester
  • Navajo code talkers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Marines
  • Navajo Indians
Label
Code talker, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn706017769
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 310 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780425244234
Lccn
2011023701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1069302
  • (Sirsi) o706017769
  • (OCoLC)706017769
Label
Code talker, Chester Nez, with Judith Schiess Avila
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-296) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn706017769
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 310 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780425244234
Lccn
2011023701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1069302
  • (Sirsi) o706017769
  • (OCoLC)706017769

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