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Author Turing, Dermot, author.

Title X, Y & Z : the real story of how Enigma was broken / Dermot Turing ; foreword by Arkady Rzegocki, Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the UK.

Publication Info. Gloustershire [England] : History Press, 2018.
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 GDL Library Connection Non-Fiction  New Shelf  940.5486 TUR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description 320 pages : illustrations, maps 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "X, Y & Z describes how French, British and Polish secret services came together to unravel the Enigma machine. It tells of how, under the very noses of the Germans, Enigma code-breaking continued in Vichy France. And how code-breakers from Poland continued their work for Her Majesty's Secret Service, watching the USSR's first steps of the Cold War. The people of X, Y and Z were eccentric, colourful and caught up in world events that they could watch not control. This is their story..." --Publisher description.
Subject Great Britain. Government Code and Cypher School.
Enigma cipher system.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Military intelligence -- Great Britain.
Added Title X, Y and Z
ISBN 9780750987820 (hardback)
0750987820 (hardback)

 
    
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