The codebreakers: the story of secret writing

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Macmillan, 1967 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1164 pages
The first comprehensive history of secret communication from ancient times to the threshold of outer space.

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Probably the definitive history on codes, codebreaking, and it's increasingly important role in shaping military history. It's comprehensive scope ranges from the ancient world to the public-key era ... Read full review

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The Codebreakers: The Comprehensive History of Secret Communication from Ancient Times to the Internet Historian of intelligence Enigma to the cryptosystems that make e-commerce offering the best ... Read full review

Contents

One Day of MAGIC
1
THE PAGEANT OF CRYPTOLOGY
69
The First 3000 Years
71
Copyright

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