The Code Book: How to Make It, Break It, Hack It, Crack It (for young people)
He had intercepted Mary's letters to the plotters, and he knew exactly who might be capable of deciphering them. Thomas Phelippes was the nation's foremost expert on breaking codes, and for years he had been deciphering the messages of those who plotted against Queen Elizabeth, thereby providing the evidence needed to condemn them.
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If he could decipher the incriminating letters between Mary and the conspirators, then her death would be inevitable. On the other hand, if Mary's cipher was strong enough to conceal her secrets, then there was a chance that she might survive. Not for the first time, a life hung on the strength of a cipher. From the Hardcover Library Binding edition. See All Customer Reviews. Shop Teen Books. Add to Wishlist. USD Cryptography: the encoding and decoding of private information. Accessible, compelling, and timely, this international bestseller, now adapted for young people, is sure to make readers see the past—and the future—in a whole new way.
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Read an Excerpt 1 The Cipher of Mary Queen of Scots The birth of cryptography, the substitution cipher and the invention of codebreaking by frequency analysis On the morning of Saturday, October 15, , Queen Mary entered the crowded courtroom at Fotheringhay Castle. Copyright by Simon Singh. Show More. Feb 3, The Guardian. Retrieved 19 August Retrieved 6 November Retrieved 17 December Russian hackers behind the damaging cyber intrusion of the State Department in recent months used that perch to penetrate sensitive parts of the White House computer system, according to U.
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