The Bletchley Park Codebreakers (BOK)

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The best collection of military, espionage, and adventure stories ever told. The Dialogue Espionage Classics series began in 2010 with the purpose of bringing back classic out-of-print spying and espionage tales. From WWI and WWII to the Cold War, D-Day to the SOE, Bletchley Park to the Comet Line this fascinating spy history series brings you the best stories that should never be forgotten. The British codebreakers at Bletchley Park are now believed to have shortened the duration of the Second World War by up to two years. During the dark days of 1941, as Britain stood almost alone against the the Nazis, this remarkable achievement seemed impossible. This extraordinary book, originally published as Action This Day, includes descriptions by some of Britain's foremost historians of the work of Bletchley Park, from the breaking ofEnigma and other wartime codes to the invention of modern computing, and its influence on Cold War codebreaking. Crucially, it features personal reminiscences and very human stories of wartime codebreaking from former Bletchley Park codebreakers themselves. This edition includes new material from one of those who was there, making The Bletchley Park Codebreakers compulsive reading.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Utgitt 2011
Forlag
Biteback
ISBN 9781849540780
Antall sider 560 Dimensjoner 12,9cm x 19,8cm x 3cm
Vekt 440 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Andre medvirkende Michael Smith, Ralph Erskine Emner og form British & Irish history, Second World War, 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000, Military intelligence