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CODES AND CIPHERS An a to Z of Covert Communication, from the Clay Tablet  to the Microdot by  Fred B Wrixon - Paperback - First Edition - 1992 - from Ravenswood Books and Biblio.co.uk

CODES AND CIPHERS An a to Z of Covert Communication, from the Clay Tablet to the Microdot

by Wrixon, Fred B

Condition: Good+


Prentice Hall. Good+. 1992. First Edition. Softcover. 0132770474 . Ex-library book, but still in good condition - laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Light edge and corner wear to cover, light soiling outer edge of pages. Interior very good - occasional light wrinkling or earmarks. 260 pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; "This thoroughly researched, highly readable volume has biographies of famous--and infamous--spies and cryptographers, illustrations of codes and cipher devices with explanations of how they work, and fascinating examples of how covert communications have changed the course of history, from ancient times through World War II and beyond. 50 photos and illustrations; tables and graphs throughout. (500) .




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