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

User Review  - Bebe Four - Goodreads

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

User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

Extremely well-written and interesting history of cryptography. My only complaint was that it was light on technical stuff, but it is definitely accessible to a wide range of readers. Read full review

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

User Review  - Tom Raftery - Goodreads

Superb book. Read full review

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

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Thoroughly enjoyed this book. Absolutely fascinating. I recommend this to any of my friends on the geeky end as it has lots of juicy technical bits. That said, don't be scared off by that as one could skim those bits and still really enjoy the historical aspects. Read full review

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

User Review  - Caitlin - Goodreads

I LOVED THIS BOOK! There was enough maths in there, and enough history. Really the perfect balance. It's even inspired me to do my Extended Project on crypotology! Honestly, read this. And his other books. Read full review

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

User Review  - Mckinley - Goodreads

Well written. Lots of details - a little too much for me about de-coding. Many interesting parts. Read full review

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

User Review  - Silver Talon - Goodreads

Its one of the best books I have read. Chronologically organized and well described. Simon Singh has really done a marvelous job at bringing complex scientific concepts to the understanding of a Layman! Read full review

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

User Review  - Sanjay Bhatia - Goodreads

Excellent read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Apurv - Goodreads

The book is full of developments in the field of cryptography which have guided the course of events. Interesting read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Nick Hawes - Goodreads

A fun, enlightening read with enough little technical bits to keep me interested. Probably needs an update post Snowden. Read full review


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