Budiansky, Stephen A Battle of Wits The Complete Story of Codebreaking in World War II
UK Viking 2000 Hardcover Very Good Very Good/Good 24cm
The compelling narrative shows the crucial effect codebreaking had on the battlefields by explaining the urgency of stopping the wolf pack U-boat attacks in the North Atlantic, the importance of halting Rommel's tanks in North Africa, and the necessity of ensuring that the Germans believed the Allies' audacious deception and cover plans for D-Day. Unveiled for the first time, the complete story of codebreaking in World War II has now been told. review>>> I learned an amazing amount of history and science by reading this book. photos mid-section 436pp, a kilo to post, faults? upper right corner bumped, a few pp have upper corner turned.