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Uncracked codes and cyphers / Ann Byers.

Byers, Ann, (author.).
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Cryptography: code making and code breaking.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Whiting PL - Whiting +005.8 B991 (Text) 51735011854824 Children's department Checked out 01/28/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508173106 (library bound)
  • ISBN: 1508173109 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Ancient codes : the Phaistos Disc and the Voynich manuscript -- Buried treasure : the Beale papers -- A playful composition : the Dorabella cipher -- Two challenge ciphers -- A killer's ciphers : the Zodiac -- Challenging the experts : the Kryptos monument.
Summary, etc.:
Describes various codes and ciphers that have been difficult and some impossible to crack.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 7-12.
1030L Lexile
Subject: Cryptography > History > Juvenile literature.
Ciphers > History > Juvenile literature.
Cryptography > History.
Ciphers > History.

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