The Resource Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau

Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau

Label
Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
Title
Top secret
Title remainder
a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
Statement of responsibility
Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a guide to codemaking, codebreaking, and their role in history, describing different types of codes and ciphers, discussing codebreaking and concealment techniques, and including brief stories about exciting moments in the history of the art
Title
Top secret
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Presents history, trivia, and code-breaking tales in a guide book to the world of secret writing that includes examples of a variety of codes and ciphers
Subject
Genre
Award
  • Award/Notable book
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
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131185
Cataloging source
BKX
Dewey number
652/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z103.3
LC item number
.J357 2006
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
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a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
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Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau
Label
Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing, Paul B. Janeczko ; illustrated by Jenna LaReau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • ADAMS-DEC
  • ADAMS-DEC
  • MELTN-MEL
  • MELTN-MEL
  • LADGA-LAD
  • LADGA-LAD
  • JFFCO-MAD
  • JFFCO-MAD
  • CARNG-ANG
  • CARNG-ANG
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • PIKEC-WIN
  • PIKEC-WIN
  • MIDTN-MID
  • MIDTN-MID
  • MLFRD-MIL
  • MLFRD-MIL
  • RDALE-ROA
  • RDALE-ROA
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • MUTPL-MON
  • MUTPL-MON
  • POSEY-POS
  • POSEY-POS
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • LIGNR-LIG
  • LIGNR-LIG
  • WLEBN-WES
  • WLEBN-WES
  • MONON-MON
  • MONON-MON
  • LINTN-LIN
  • LINTN-LIN
  • SPNCR-ROC
  • SPNCR-ROC
  • BENTN-FOW
  • BENTN-FOW
  • SWHIT-SOU
  • SWHIT-SOU
  • WARRN-WAR
  • WARRN-WAR
  • MORGN-MAR
  • MORGN-MAR
  • MORGN-WAV
  • MORGN-WAV
  • CCITY-CAM
  • CCITY-CAM
  • HRTCT-HAR
  • HRTCT-HAR
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • GTOWN-CHI
  • GTOWN-CHI
  • OSGOO-OSG
  • OSGOO-OSG
  • SHLBY-SHE
  • SHLBY-SHE
  • DANVL-DAN
  • DANVL-DAN
  • NMDSN-ELW
  • NMDSN-ELW
  • GRRTT-GAR
  • GRRTT-GAR
  • NCSTL-NEW
  • NCSTL-NEW
  • NCSTL-BKM
  • NCSTL-BKM
Contents
Nonsecret codes -- Secret codes -- Book code -- Dictionary code -- Codetalking -- Pig Latin -- Turkish Irish -- Ciphers -- Caesar cipher -- St. Cyr slide -- Keyboard cipher -- Morse code -- Semaphore -- Pigpen cipher -- Rosicrucian cipher -- Date shift cipher -- Greek square cipher -- Greek skytale -- Rail fence cipher -- Route transposition cipher -- Codebreaking -- Concealment -- Early concealment techniques -- Null cipher -- Cardano grille -- Word grille -- Space code -- Playing card code -- Dot cipher -- Line cipher -- Zigzag cipher -- Invisible inks -- Codemakers and codebreakers hall of fame -- Some books to read -- A few final words --Answer pages -- Index
Control code
2552110
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
136 p.
Isbn
9780763629724
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other control number
  • 9780763629724
  • 9781415670088
Other physical details
ill.
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2552110
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm66914319

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