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

User Review  - Fannishsunny - Goodreads

Written in an easy to read manner, Singh takes on the history of all codes from basic hidden texts to cyber-cryptology. I learned some things, and learned more about things I thought I knew. Read full review

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

User Review  - Harish - Goodreads

The book offers an excellent account of the development of cryptographic techniques weaving together social, political and technical stories in one engaging narrative. It achieves a perfect balance ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Pujan - Goodreads

a very good read about the history of cryptography Read full review

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

User Review  - Hasan Qureshi - Goodreads

Good read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Kevin Fanning - Goodreads

Interesting in parts but I didn't love it. I was hoping it would mostly be historical anecdotes about important codes and how they were (or weren't) broken and how that affected history. There was ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Radhika Gupta - Goodreads

The Code Book tells the history of cryptography starting from Arabs, Egyptians to where it stands in the modern world. After talking about primitive ciphers, which even though are simple are quite ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Russell - Goodreads

Really great read, especially if you like cryptography. Read full review

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

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

A remarkably easy read, despite the potentially complicated subject matter. Numerous stories revealing the oft-hidden human side of cryptography give the book broad appeal.. Read full review

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

User Review  - Joni - Goodreads

Singh reviews the history of cryptography since its inception to our time. He even imagines what the future might hold. The book is interesting, easily readable - I would have enjoyed if the author ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

This book is an excellent cover of cryptography from past to present/future. I read it during a graduate school cryptography class, then had the family read it during the summer reading group. Read full review


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