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The American magic : codes, ciphers, and the defeat of Japan / Ronald Lewin.


New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, [1982] .
ISBN 9780374104177, 0374104174

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Subjects Cryptography.
Geschichte.
Japan -- History -- 1912-1945.
Japan.
Magic (Funkaufklärung)
Pacific Ocean.
Pazifikkrieg (1941-1945)
Secret service.
Spionage.
Tweede Wereldoorlog.
USA.
United States.
Weltkrieg (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- United States.
Description xv, 330 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-303) and index.
Summary Tells of how American Intelligence had suceeded, even before Pearl Harbor, of penetrating the Japanese codes.
Contents Don't you dare, Mr. Dewey -- The path to Pearl -- That damn cloud -- A plan called MO and a plan called MI -- The stab in the back -- The salt mines -- The fork in the road -- You are the hero -- A broken axis: the blockade-runners' ruin -- Massacre of the Marus -- Overhearing Oshima -- A scent in the morning air -- The mastiffs and the spaniel.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Pacific Ocean
Japan
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8042195
(OCoLC)ocm08042195
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WorldCat Identities Lewin, Ronald.
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