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All you want to find out about making and breaking codes. Gem Codes and Ciphers touches on every little thing from the smoke signs utilized by local American Indians to encryption units utilized by govt companies and the army. not just does this useful, pocket-sized e-book hide the heritage of the advance of codes and ciphers, it additionally has sensible details and recommendation on the best way to make codes and, extra importantly, the best way to holiday them! issues covered:• local American smoke signs, Masonic indications, flags, and semaphore;
• Morse code, Braille, ASCII desktop language;
• Letter substitution – mono- and poly-alphabetic;
• desktop algorithms;
• Codes and ciphers all through history
• improvement of code-breaking units corresponding to the Enigma desktop.

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