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Title Navajo code talkers [videorecording] / produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel.

Publication Info. [New York] : A&E Television Networks : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Manteno PL DVD - MNBB-2  DVD 940.54 NAV    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series In search of history
In search of history.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital stereo; full screen presentation.
Note Originally produced as a segment of the television program In search of history, on the History Channel, in 1998.
Performer Commentary: Peter Iverson, Maj. Gen. Robert Magnus, David Kahn, Zonnie Gorman, Harry Walters.
Credits Director of photography, Van Carlson ; editor, Darryl Clift ; music, Reg Powell ; Native American flute music by R. Carlos Nakai ; executive producers, Stephen Kroopnick, Stu Schreiberg, Jeff Lengyel.
Contents 1. Origins of the Navajo language -- 2. Reporting for duty -- 3. The first twenty-nine recruits -- 4. Preparing for battle -- 5. Secret weapon at Iwo Jima -- 6. Recognition at home.
Summary Describes the role of a select group of Navajo Marines who developed a code based on their own native language that provided a means for secure communications among American forces in the Pacific during World War II.
Subject United States. Marine Corps -- Participation, Indian.
United States. Marine Corps. (OCoLC)fst00528845
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1939 - 1945
Subject Navajo code talkers.
Indian code talkers.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian.
Navajo language.
Navajo Indians.
Armed Forces -- Indian troops. (OCoLC)fst01351791
Cryptography. (OCoLC)fst00884552
Indian code talkers. (OCoLC)fst01737187
Military participation -- Indian. (OCoLC)fst01353730
Navajo code talkers. (OCoLC)fst01737188
Navajo Indians. (OCoLC)fst01034799
Navajo language. (OCoLC)fst01034879
United States -- Armed Forces -- Indians.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Added Author Iverson, Peter.
Magnus, Robert, 1980-
Kahn, David, 1930-
Gorman, Zonnie.
Walters, Harry.
Carlson, Van.
Powell, Reg.
Nakai, R. Carlos, 1946-
Kroopnick, Stephen.
Schreiberg, Stu.
Lengyel, Jeff.
Triage, Inc.
History Channel (Television network)
Arts and Entertainment Network.
New Video Group.
Added Title In search of history (Television program)
ISBN 0767088832
Standard No. 733961747416
Music No. AAE-74741 A&E Television Networks

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