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Code Talkers and Warriors
  • Format
  • HARDCOVER
  • Trim Size: 6 1/2 x 9 1/4
  • ISBN-10: 0791093409
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7910-9340-5
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $35.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea House
  • Published: 07/01/2007
  • Dewey Number: 940
  • Reading Level: Grades 9 and up
  • Pages: 168

Summary

Code Talkers and Warriors, part of the insightful Landmark Events in Native American History set, chronicles Native American life during World War II. This impeccably researched and illustrated volume covers issues such as draft resistance on the basis of religion and sovereignty; the relocation of Native Americans to West Coast defense plants; how the war facilitated assimilationist thinking; the transition to post-war life; and Native American contributions to the war effort, such as the famed code talkers and Iwo Jima.

Specifications

Full-color and black-and-white photographs and maps. Sidebars. Chronology. Timeline. Footnotes. Bibliography. Further reading. Index.

About the Author(s)

Tom Holm is professor of American Indian studies at the University of Arizona. He is the author of several books, including The Great Confusion in Indian Affairs: Native American and White in the Progressive Era and Strong Hearts, Wounded Souls: The Native American Veterans of the Vietnam War, which was a finalist for the Victor Turner Prize for Ethnographic Writing. A Cherokee-Muscogee Creek, Holm is an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation and is the president of the Southwest Gourd Society.

Reviews and Awards

“Offer this valuable resource to students of Native American history as well as to those with a general interest in U.S. military history.”
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