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Room 40 : British naval intelligence 1914-18

Author: Patrick Beesly
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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This book is the enthralling story of the extraordinary band of amateurs in Room 40 - university professors, clergymen, naval schoolmasters, stockbrokers, and bankers - who captured all the German naval codes before the end of 1914 and of how they read them and their replacements over the next four years.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beesly, Patrick, 1913-
Room 40.
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1982
(OCoLC)609341415
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Beesly
ISBN: 0151786348 9780151786343
OCLC Number: 9283297
Description: xi, 338 pages, [18] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Room forty.
Responsibility: by Patrick Beesly.

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This book is the enthralling story of the extraordinary band of amateurs in Room 40 - university professors, clergymen, naval schoolmasters, stockbrokers, and bankers - who captured all the German naval codes before the end of 1914 and of how they read them and their replacements over the next four years.

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