Navajo Code Talkers
Navajo Code Talkers
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Navajo Code Talkers

Written by Blake Hoena
Published by Capstone Press
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During World War II U.S. forces had to keep battle plans and other top secret information out of the enemy’s hands. Coded messages were often used, but secret codes could be broken. To solve this problem, the U.S. military turned to an unexpected source to create an unbreakable code. The Navajo people spoke a complex language that few outsiders knew how to speak. Several Navajo soldiers were recruited to develop a code based on the Navajo language. The result was a complex code that could not be solved by the enemy. Learn all about the brave Navajo Code Talkers and how their unbreakable code helped defeat the enemy and win the war.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781543575491
    Publication Date
    August 1, 2019
    Page Count
    32
    Reading Age
    8 - 14 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2019005961
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1543575498
    Lexile® Level
    730L
    ATOS® Book Level
    4.7
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    503975
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

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