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Highly recommanded

User Review  - Gaurav Mittal - Flipkart

I got this book as a prize in one of the competition in college. It was a pure joy to read it. It is a very good book and I recommend everyone to read it. This book provide insight about cryptography and tells all the basics and developments of cryptography in a story-like fashion. Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Gordon Wulff - Goodreads

A brilliantly written compendium of facts and History combined into compelling tales. Without by EE Borton Without Suffer by EE Borton Suffer Abomination by EE Borton Abomination EE Borton Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Austin Riba - Goodreads

Excellent introduction to cryptology, covering historic aspects as well. Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Cheewai Lai - Goodreads

The writer has made the historical and technical aspects of cryptography interesting. Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Tim Telcik - Goodreads

A very accessible text on the history of cryptography through the ages, the techniques and it's role in shaping the modern world, albeit in the background. If you want to learn the nitty gritty on crypto then a good tech reference is Applied Cryptography by Bruce Schneier. Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Sumedh Joshi - Goodreads

This is the best non-fiction book I've ever read, on any topic. Read full review

The history of code making and code breaking

User Review  - Shakti Rathore - Flipkart

Book introduces an ancient story of queen who uses code to communicate with conspirators but the code breakers were able to break the code and she was caught leading to her death. Code used ciphers ... Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Rohan Kanungo - Goodreads

Absolutely amazing narration of the history of cryptography and a spell binding explanation of technical aspects. I recommend this book to each and every book lover. A delight to read. Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Tony Bryan - Goodreads

Pretty good read, and Singh makes a complicated mathematical subject very easy to digest. Compared to the other Singh book I've read, "Fermat's Last Theorem", there isn't really a unifying story in ... Read full review

Review: The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

User Review  - Jordan Goff - Goodreads

This book was a perfect balance of fascinating codes and ciphers and equally interesting stories about the people who made them and broke them. Singh explained all of the codes well enough that even I ... Read full review


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