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The Resource Between silk and cyanide : a codemaker's war, 1941-1945, Leo Marks

Between silk and cyanide : a codemaker's war, 1941-1945, Leo Marks

Label
Between silk and cyanide : a codemaker's war, 1941-1945
Title
Between silk and cyanide
Title remainder
a codemaker's war, 1941-1945
Statement of responsibility
Leo Marks
Title variation
Between silk and cyanide
Title variation remainder
a codemakers war, 1941-1945
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A World War II cryptographer chronicles his career in the Special Operations Executive, discussing his replacement of outmoded codes with one-time silk-printed codes
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Biography type
autobiography
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157719
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marks, Leo
Dewey number
940.54/8641
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.C88
LC item number
M375 1998
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Marks, Leo
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cryptographers
Target audience
adult
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a codemaker's war, 1941-1945
Label
Between silk and cyanide : a codemaker's war, 1941-1945, Leo Marks
Instantiates
Production
6_q_e_FcPn8
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Originally published in Great Britain in 1998 by HarperCollins Publishers"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9037594
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
613 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684864228
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99017581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40776827
Label
Between silk and cyanide : a codemaker's war, 1941-1945, Leo Marks
Production
6_q_e_FcPn8
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Originally published in Great Britain in 1998 by HarperCollins Publishers"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9037594
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
613 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684864228
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99017581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40776827

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