Chester Nez, the only surviving member of the original twenty-nine Navajo code talkers, shares the fascinating inside story of his life and service during World War II. The first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of name wasn't Chester Nez. That was the English name he was assigned in kindergarten. And in boarding school at Fort Defiance, he was punished for speaking his native l. "Readers who choose the book for the attraction of Navajo code talking and the heat of battle will come away with more than they ever expected to find."— Booklist, starred review Throughout World War II, in the conflict fought against Japan, Navaj.
Description. Code Talker, with starred reviews from Booklist and Kirkus Reviews, is a Booklist Top Historical Fiction for Youth. Although the mission school bans all that is Navajo, Ned secretly clings to his native language and culture. Proudly joining the U.S. Marines in , he becomes a top-secret Navajo Code Talker. Play Code Talker Audiobook in just minutes using our FREE mobile apps, or download and listen directly on your computer or laptop. Free: Code Talker Audiobook by Joseph Bruchac Narrated by Derrick Henry - Fiction Books.
Product details. Audible Audio Edition; Listening Length: 5 hours and 58 minutes; Program Type: Audiobook; Version: Unabridged; Publisher: Recorded Books; Release Date: January 15, ; Whispersync for Voice: Ready; Language: English; ASIN: B00B19RD0E. Would you like to tell us about a lower price. Listen to Code Talker by Joseph Bruchac. Rent unlimited audio books on CD. Over titles. Get a free 15 day trial at Simply Audiobooks. Get this from a library! Code Talker. [Joseph Bruchac; Derrick Henry; Findaway World, LLC.; Recorded Books, Inc.] -- 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 .