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

User Review  - Mark Henshaw - Goodreads

Probably the best generalists' introduction to cryptography and its history published in recent times. Singh cleanly explains the history and concepts, expertly showing the evolution of codes and ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Neha - Goodreads

A fantastic mix of cryptography and history -- and good writing! In general, Singh presents the intuition well without assuming the reader has a technical background. This particularly helped for the ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Khadeeja Saleem - Goodreads

Fascinating!! Read full review

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

User Review  - Yulia Plaksina - Goodreads

Informative and quite well-written. Read full review

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

User Review  - Deji - Goodreads

Phenomenal walk through cryptography for the layman. Anyone seeking to understand current encryption and privacy debates should take the time to read this--and the final chapter is surprisingly prescient. Read full review

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

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

Starting to get a little dated, but very interesting Read full review

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

User Review  - Devin - Goodreads

This was a fascinating book. I highly recommend it if you wonder at all about how we can send credit card information across the internet without it being stolen. Read full review

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

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

I read this when I was younger and was able to put it to practical use to solve puzzles and it was a pretty easy read. Anyone who is a fan of puzzles and codes will find it interesting. Read full review

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

User Review  - Eric Kolb - Goodreads

This book was essentially a primer on cipher-breaking, stepping through the most primitive monoalphabetic ciphers and advancing through the decipherment of Enigma in WWII and the birth of modern ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

This is an excellent and thorough introduction to cryptography and newcomers to the field will hopefully be drawn into the world of codes, code-makers, and code-breakers. Even if you are not new to ... Read full review


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