the code book

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"As gripping as a good thriller." --The Washington Post Unpack the science of secrecy and discover the methods behind cryptography--the encoding and decoding of information--in this clear and easy-to-understand young adult adaptation of the national bestseller that's perfect for this age of WikiLeaks, the Sony hack, and other events that reveal the extent to which our technology is never quite as secure as we want to believe. Coders and codebreakers alike will be fascinated by history's most mesmerizing stories of intrigue and cunning--from Julius Caesar and his Caeser cipher to the Allies' use of the Enigma machine to decode German messages during World War II. Accessible, compelling, and timely, The Code Book is sure to make readers see the past--and the future--in a whole new way. "Singh's power of explaining complex ideas is as dazzling as ever." --The Guardian

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Genre : Young Adult Nonfiction
Author : Simon Singh
Publisher : Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Release : 2002-05-14
File : 272 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0375890122

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Provides a review of cryptography, its evolution over time, and its purpose throughout history from the era of Julius Caesar to the modern day.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Simon Singh
Publisher : Ember
Release : 2003
File : 263 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9780385730624

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The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography From the best-selling author of Fermat’s Last Theorem, The Code Book is a history of man’s urge to uncover the secrets of codes, from Egyptian puzzles to modern day computer encryptions.

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Genre : Science
Author : Simon Singh
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Release : 2010-06-24
File : 416 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9780007378302

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In his first book since the bestselling Fermat's Enigma, Simon Singh offers the first sweeping history of encryption, tracing its evolution and revealing the dramatic effects codes have had on wars, nations, and individual lives. From Mary, Queen of Scots, trapped by her own code, to the Navajo Code Talkers who helped the Allies win World War II, to the incredible (and incredibly simple) logisitical breakthrough that made Internet commerce secure, The Code Book tells the story of the most powerful intellectual weapon ever known: secrecy. Throughout the text are clear technical and mathematical explanations, and portraits of the remarkable personalities who wrote and broke the world's most difficult codes. Accessible, compelling, and remarkably far-reaching, this book will forever alter your view of history and what drives it. It will also make you wonder how private that e-mail you just sent really is.

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Genre : History
Author : Simon Singh
Publisher : Anchor
Release : 2011-01-26
File : 432 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9780307787842

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How to make it, break it, hack it, crack it. The secret history of codes and code breaking. Simon Singh’s best-selling title The Code Book now re-issued for the young-adult market.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Simon Singh
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Release : 2012-06-21
File : 272 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9780007484997

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The Secret Code Book is a short introduction to substitution ciphers. The chapters ease young readers into the concept of rotation ciphers and work their way up to the Vigenere cipher. Along the way, readers will also learn about geometric approaches to secret codes such as the Pigpen cipher. As a bonus, there is a brief description of frequency analysis and how it is used to crack secret codes. frper gpbqr obbx In addition, this book actively challenges readers with practice missions where answers are listed in the back. Also, there is a cut-out rotation template that is provided to make your very own cipher disk! After reading this book, you will have all the basic tools needed to create secret messages.

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Genre : Education
Author : John Redden
Publisher : Lulu.com
Release : 2017-11-06
File : 56 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781387346080

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Genre :
Author : Singh
Publisher :
Release : 2011
File : Pages
ISBN-13 : 0007453086

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This book contains a series of pictures. These pictures make up a word, compound word, word phrase, a combination of words or acronym. It’s important to stay in sequence from page 4,5. For example 4,5 the left picture is a sword the picture to the right is fish making up a compound word “swordfish”. There is also a picture puzzle, word search and a crossword puzzle. Has very attractive & colorful pictures in it as well.

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Genre : Humor
Author : Psycho Jim
Publisher : LifeRich Publishing
Release : 2018-11-30
File : 124 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781489720399

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"Learn 14 easy codes for sending secret messages to your friends! You'll also find fun practice messages to solve, Decoder cards you can tear out and share, and super-tiny Secret Strips for writing special note."--Cover back.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Therese Maring
Publisher : Amer Girl
Release : 2005-09-01
File : 32 Pages
ISBN-13 : 1593690185

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Genre : Ciphers
Author : Michael Marotta
Publisher : Loompanics Unltd
Release : 1987
File : 138 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0915179482

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