Who Broke the Wartime Codes? by Nicola Barber
  

Who Broke the Wartime Codes?

Written by Nicola Barber
Illustrated by HL Studios
Part of the Primary Source Detectives Series

Synopsis

Who Broke the Wartime Codes? by Nicola Barber

How do we know about the men and women who broke important World War II military and diplomatic codes? What were the challenges, and what happened to them? This book shows how we know about the Allied codebreakers and their experiences from primary and other sources. It includes information on some historical detective work that has taken place, using documentary, archaeological, and oral evidence, that has enabled historians to piece together the fascinating story of those who provided top secret information known as Ultra and Magic.

About the Author

As well as writing about lost cities, Nicola Barber has written books on the modern-day cities of Tokyo and Los Angeles. She has also written about many periods of history, from the Vikings to the Victorians. Nicola lives in North Wales.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Nicola Barber
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

12th February 2015

ISBN

9781406273199


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