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Seizing the enigma : the race to break the German U-boat codes, 1939-1943

Author: David Kahn
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the personalities involved in British efforts to break the German U-boat codes.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kahn, David, 1930-
Seizing the enigma.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1991
(OCoLC)645958298
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Kahn
ISBN: 0395427398 9780395427392
OCLC Number: 22861841
Notes: "A Thomas Congdon book"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 336 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Kahn.

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The inside story of the ingenious code-breaking and naval exploits that led to the defeat of Hitler's submarine wolf packs--by a renowned, bestselling intelligence authority. The moves and  Read more...

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1. A Staff School Memory 2. The Wreck of the Magdeburg 3. The Man, the Machine, the Choice 4. The Codebreaker and the Spy 5. Racing German Changes 6. Failure at Broadway Buildings 7. Phantoms 8. The Rotors 9. Royal Flags Wave Kings Above 10. In the Locked Drawer of the Krebs 11. Kisses 12. A Trawler Surprised 13. The Staff School Memory 14. "All this Rubbish?" 15. The Great Man Himself 16. When Sailors Look for Leaks 17. Blackout 18. The George Cross 19. Enter the Americans 20. SC 21. The Cavity Magnetron Clue 22. The U-Tankers 23. The Reckoning

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