Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code: A Navajo Code Talker’s Story

by Joseph Bruchac

Illustrations by Liz Amini-Holmes

At boarding school, as a young boy, Chester Nez was taught that his native Navajo language was useless. During World War II, he was recruited to use that language to create an unbreakable military code. Author 's note. The Navajo code. Time line. Full-color illustrations.

ISBN: 9780807500071

JLG Release: May 2018

JLG Member Price
$17.05

Multicultural Elementary

Grades 2-6

$204.60/year

12 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780807500071

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Albert Whitman

    Page Count

    32

    Trim Size

    10" x 8"

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4.8, Points: 0.5

    Lexile

    Level: 780L

    Genre

    Nonfic


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