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Graphic fiction ; First edition.

"There has been a great deal of writing the past several decades about Native American Code Talkers of World War Two. The published works have been about Navajos and the tremendous contribution they made in the Pacific campaigns of the war. What is often overlooked is the role played in both World Wars by men of other tribes. There were Cherokee, Choctaw, Comanche, Creek and other tribal representatives with their languages involved as well.

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Livonia Public Library YA GRAPHIC STA (Text)
Young Adult Collection
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781478868088 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1478868082 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
  • Edition: Graphic fiction ; First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Reycraft Books. [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Featuring the talents of Weshoyot Alvitre, Roy Boney, Jr., Arigon Starr " [and 3 others].
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue : homeplace / words Lee Francis III ; art, Arigon Starr -- "We speak in secret" / story, art, colors and letters by Roy Boney, Jr. -- "Annumpa Luma: code talker / words, art, color and letters by Arigon Starr -- "PFC Joe" / words, art and colors by Jonathan Nelson ; additional colors and letters by Arigon Starr -- Epilogue: legacy / words Arigon Starr; art Renee Nejo -- The history of the code talkers / by Lee Francis IV -- Biographies.
Summary, etc.:
"There has been a great deal of writing the past several decades about Native American Code Talkers of World War Two. The published works have been about Navajos and the tremendous contribution they made in the Pacific campaigns of the war. What is often overlooked is the role played in both World Wars by men of other tribes. There were Cherokee, Choctaw, Comanche, Creek and other tribal representatives with their languages involved as well.
Subject: Cherokee code talkers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Cherokee Indians > Comic books, strips, etc.
Navajo code talkers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Navajo Indians > Comic books, strips, etc.
Choctaw code talkers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Choctaw Indians > Comic books, strips, etc.
Comanche Indians > Comic books, strips, etc.
Creek Indians > Comic books, strips, etc.
World War, 1914-1918 > Participation, Indian > Comic books, strips, etc.
World War, 1939-1945 > Participation, Indian > Comic books, strips, etc.
Korean War, 1950-1953 > Participation, Indian > Comic books, strips, etc.
World War, 1914-1918 > Cryptography > Comic books, strips, etc.
World War, 1939-1945 > Cryptography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Korean War, 1950-1953 > Cryptography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Indigenous peoples > Comic books, strips, etc.
United States > Armed Forces > Indians > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.


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