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Beale treasure story : the hoax theory deflated

Presents new facts and suppositions on the Beale treasure story
Print Book, English, 2011
Stephen M. Matyas, Jr., Haymarket, Virginia, 2011
Local history
xiii, 413 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
9780615480169, 0615480160
Chapter summary
Introduction to Ward's pamphlet
Ward's pamphlet
Early investigations
B2-like cipher systems
Treatises on cryptography that Beale likely read and cryptographic methods Beale likely adopted
Possible forms for Beale's key
Beale's reconstructed declaration
The search for Beale;s key book
Beale cipher no. 3 is long enough
Objective point Santa Fé́
Authorship and revision of Ward's pamphlet
Includes index