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The Resource Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau

Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau

Label
Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
Title
Top secret
Title remainder
a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
Statement of responsibility
Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a guide to codemaking, codebreaking, and their role in history, describing different types of codes and ciphers, discussing codebreaking and concealment techniques, and including brief stories about exciting moments in the history of the art
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Janeczko, Paul B
Dewey number
652/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z103.3
LC item number
.J357 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
LaReau, Jenna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cryptography
  • Ciphers
  • Cryptography
  • Ciphers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nonsecret codes -- Book code -- Dictionary code -- Codetalking -- Pig Latin -- Turkish Irish -- Caesar cipher -- St. Cyr slide -- Keyboard cipher -- Morse code -- Semaphore -- Pigpen cipher -- Rosicrucian cipher -- Date shift cipher -- Greek square cipher -- Greek skytale -- Rail fence cipher -- Route transposition cipher -- Codebreaking -- Early concealment techniques -- Null cipher -- Cardano grille -- Word grille -- Space code -- Playing card code -- Dot cipher -- Line cipher -- Zigzag cipher -- Invisible inks -- Codemkers and codebreakers Hall fo Fame
Control code
903267
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780763609719
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002034758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 903267
  • (OCoLC)50684126
Label
Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nonsecret codes -- Book code -- Dictionary code -- Codetalking -- Pig Latin -- Turkish Irish -- Caesar cipher -- St. Cyr slide -- Keyboard cipher -- Morse code -- Semaphore -- Pigpen cipher -- Rosicrucian cipher -- Date shift cipher -- Greek square cipher -- Greek skytale -- Rail fence cipher -- Route transposition cipher -- Codebreaking -- Early concealment techniques -- Null cipher -- Cardano grille -- Word grille -- Space code -- Playing card code -- Dot cipher -- Line cipher -- Zigzag cipher -- Invisible inks -- Codemkers and codebreakers Hall fo Fame
Control code
903267
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780763609719
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002034758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 903267
  • (OCoLC)50684126

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