Codes, Ciphers and Other Cryptic and Clandestine Communication

Codes, Ciphers and Other Cryptic and Clandestine Communication

Making and Breaking Secret Messages From Hieroglyphs to the Internet

Book - 2005
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Covert communications have won or lost wars, exposed political intrigue, disguised secret religions and societies, and secured financial transactions. This immensely readable world history of clandestine communication--finally in paperback--includes illustrations, diagrams, and puzzles that instruct readers how to become amateur cryptographers. It's the last word on secret languages!
Publisher: New York : Black Dog & Leventhal, 2005, c1998
ISBN: 9781579124854
Branch Call Number: 652.8 WRI
Characteristics: 704 p. : ill. ; 20 cm


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