Coverart for item
The Resource The Code Book for Young People

The Code Book for Young People

Label
The Code Book for Young People
Title
The Code Book for Young People
Creator
Subject
Summary
"As gripping as a good thriller." —The Washington PostUnpack the science of secrecy and discover the methods behind cryptography—the encoding and decoding of information—in this clear and easy-to-understand young adult adaptation of the national bestseller that's perfect for this age of WikiLeaks, the Sony hack, and other events that reveal the extent to which our technology is never quite as secure as we want to believe.Coders and codebreakers alike will be fascinated by history's most mesmerizing stories of intrigue and cunning—from Julius Caesar and his Caeser cipher to the Allies' use of the Enigma machine to decode German messages during World War II.Accessible, compelling, and timely, The Code Book is sure to make readers see the past—and the future—in a whole new way."Singh's power of explaining complex ideas is as dazzling as ever." —The Guardian
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Singh, Simon
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer Technology
  • Technology
  • Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Mathematics
Label
The Code Book for Young People
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:0f225468-b2e5-47a2-8478-5e4b08e82848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375890123
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Code Book for Young People
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:0f225468-b2e5-47a2-8478-5e4b08e82848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375890123
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Merrimack Valley Library ConsortiumBorrow it
      4 High Street, Suite 175, North Andover, MA, 01845, US
      42.7009413 -71.1255084
Processing Feedback ...