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The Code Book

The evolution of secrecy from Mary, Queen of Scots, to quantum cryptography

1st ed.

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The cipher of Mary Queen of Scots
Le chiffre indéchiffrable
The mechanisation of secrecy
Cracking the Enigma
The language barrier
Alice and Bob go public
Pretty good privacy
A quantum leap into the future.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 388-393) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
652/.8/09
Library of Congress
Z103 .S56 1999

The Physical Object

Pagination
xiii, 402 p. :
Number of pages
402

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23243717M
Internet Archive
codebookevolutio00sing
ISBN 10
0385495315
ISBN 13
9780385495318
LC Control Number
99035261
OCLC/WorldCat
41572673
Library Thing
8340
Goodreads
542030
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