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The emperor's codes : the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers, Michael Smith

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The emperor's codes : the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers
Title
The emperor's codes
Title remainder
the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers
Statement of responsibility
Michael Smith
Title variation
  • Emperor's codes: Bletchley Park and the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers
  • Bletchley Park and the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers
  • emperors codes
Title variation remainder
the breaking of Japans secret ciphers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the work and personalities of the codebreakers who deciphered Japanese codes despite vast linguistic differences between English and Japanese, and explains their contributions to Allied success during World War II
Summary
Examines how a group of code-breakers cracked secret Japanese codes to turn the tide of World War II, noting the particular challenges that were faced. Reprint
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170212
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952 May 1-
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Smith, Michael
Dewey number
940.54/86
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Machine ciphers
  • Cryptography
  • Cryptography
  • Cryptography
  • ULTRA (Intelligence system)
  • Cryptography
  • Electronic intelligence
  • Machine ciphers
  • ULTRA (Intelligence system)
  • Great Britain
  • Japan
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers
Label
The emperor's codes : the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers, Michael Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-309) 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
Singapore, December 1941 -- Borrowing the Cables -- A Spy Base in the Far East -- Diplomatic Secrets -- Preparing for War -- Purple Magic -- Working with the Americans -- East and West Winds -- The Americans Take the Lead -- A Tricky Experiment -- Midway: The Battle that Turned the Tide -- Friends Fall Out -- Breaking the Military Attache Code -- Central Bureau's Big Break -- The Yamamoto Shootdown -- The Bletchley Park Strippers -- Return to Colombo -- An Alliance under Threat -- Operation Capital -- Defeat into Victory -- MacArthur Returns -- The Atomic Bomb
Control code
1741810
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9781559705684
Lccn
2001022627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559705684
  • (OCoLC)46565078
Label
The emperor's codes : the breaking of Japan's secret ciphers, Michael Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-309) 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
Singapore, December 1941 -- Borrowing the Cables -- A Spy Base in the Far East -- Diplomatic Secrets -- Preparing for War -- Purple Magic -- Working with the Americans -- East and West Winds -- The Americans Take the Lead -- A Tricky Experiment -- Midway: The Battle that Turned the Tide -- Friends Fall Out -- Breaking the Military Attache Code -- Central Bureau's Big Break -- The Yamamoto Shootdown -- The Bletchley Park Strippers -- Return to Colombo -- An Alliance under Threat -- Operation Capital -- Defeat into Victory -- MacArthur Returns -- The Atomic Bomb
Control code
1741810
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9781559705684
Lccn
2001022627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559705684
  • (OCoLC)46565078

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