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The secret war : the inside story of the code makers and code breakers of World War II / Michael Paterson ; [foreword by Robert Harris].

By: Paterson, Mike, 1956-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Newton Abbot : David & Charles, ©2007Description: 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780715327197; 0715327194; 071532280X; 9780715322802; 0715327437; 9780715327432.Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography | World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service | World War, 1939-1945 -- Military intelligence | World War (1939-1945) | Cryptography | Military intelligence | Secret service | Weltkrieg (1939-1945) | Spionage | Spionageabwehr | 1939-1945DDC classification: 940.54/86
Contents:
Codes and war -- Bletchley Park -- 1940: a fateful year -- Battle of the Atlantic -- North Africa and Italy -- The resistance -- Towards victory in Europe -- War in the Pacific.
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D810.C88 P38 2007 (Browse shelf) Available 0000002322741

Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-281) and index.

Codes and war -- Bletchley Park -- 1940: a fateful year -- Battle of the Atlantic -- North Africa and Italy -- The resistance -- Towards victory in Europe -- War in the Pacific.

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Michael Paterson is a military historian, researcher, writer and illustrator who began his career on the military magazine Battlefield Review. He is the author of Battle for the Skies, Winston Churchill: His Military Life 1895-1945, and was a key researcher on Voices from D-Day.

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