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The American Black Chamber

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Book Description
During the 1920s Herbert O. Yardley was chief of the first peacetime cryptanalytic organization in the United States, the ancestor of today's National Security Agency. Funded by the U.S. Army and the Department of State and working out of New York, his small and highly secret unit succeeded in breaking the diplomatic codes of several nations, including Japan. The decrypts played a critical role in... More
Book Information
PublisherUS Naval Institute Press
BindingPaperback (14 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages375
ISBN-101591149894
ISBN-13978-1591149897
Publication Date09/01/2004
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About Herbert O Yardley (Author) : Herbert O Yardley is a published author. Some of the published credits of Herbert O Yardley include American Black Chamber (Bluejacket Books).
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