Coverart for item
The Resource Delusions of intelligence : Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers, R.A. Ratcliff

Delusions of intelligence : Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers, R.A. Ratcliff

Label
Delusions of intelligence : Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers
Title
Delusions of intelligence
Title remainder
Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers
Statement of responsibility
R.A. Ratcliff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book analyzes the characteristics that allowed the Allies SIGINT success and that fostered the German blindness to Enigma's compromise
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
177388
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ratcliff, R. A.
Dewey number
940.54/8743
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.C88
LC item number
R37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Enigma cipher system
  • ULTRA (Intelligence system)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers
Label
Delusions of intelligence : Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers, R.A. Ratcliff
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-303) and index
Contents
Enigma: the development and use of a new technology -- Early triumph: German intelligence successes -- Of no mutual assistance: compartmentalization and competition in German signals intelligence -- The work of Station X: centralizing Allied cryptology at Bletchley Park -- Protecting Boniface: Allied security, disguise and dissemination of Ultra -- The illusion of security: the German explanations for Allied successes -- A long-standing anxiety: Allied communications security -- Determined answers: structural problems in German signal intelligence -- Enter the machines: the role of science and machines in the cryptologic war -- Conclusion: recognizing the end of security
Control code
ocm62679877
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780521855228
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005036466
Other control number
9780521855228
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Delusions of intelligence : Enigma, Ultra and the end of secure ciphers, R.A. Ratcliff
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-303) and index
Contents
Enigma: the development and use of a new technology -- Early triumph: German intelligence successes -- Of no mutual assistance: compartmentalization and competition in German signals intelligence -- The work of Station X: centralizing Allied cryptology at Bletchley Park -- Protecting Boniface: Allied security, disguise and dissemination of Ultra -- The illusion of security: the German explanations for Allied successes -- A long-standing anxiety: Allied communications security -- Determined answers: structural problems in German signal intelligence -- Enter the machines: the role of science and machines in the cryptologic war -- Conclusion: recognizing the end of security
Control code
ocm62679877
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780521855228
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005036466
Other control number
9780521855228
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...