Breaking Codes: Unravel 100 Cryptograms by Pierre BerloquinBreaking Codes: Unravel 100 Cryptograms by Pierre Berloquin

Breaking Codes: Unravel 100 Cryptograms

byPierre Berloquin

Paperback | August 19, 2014

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For anyone interested in the science of secrecy and clandestine codes, renowned puzzle whiz Pierre Berloquin has created a collection of colorful exercises that gives amateurs an opportunity to test their deciphering skills. Berloquin formulates his clever cryptograms around the stories of 20 characters from fiction and history, including Sherlock Holmes, Edgar Allan Poe, Hildegard of Bingen, and H. P. Lovecraft.
 
Each short chapter features a brief historical background of the character and code, as well as five cryptograms—using authentic alphabets—to give your brain a fun workout. Unravel the messages faster as you go along, and watch your rank increase from “shrewd detective” to “master cryptographer!"
Renowned puzzle creator Pierre Berloquin has published more than 40 books on puzzles and games, translated into several languages. They include: Hidden Codes & Grand Designs, 150 Challenging and Instructive Puzzles: The Garden of the Sphinx, and 100 Games of Logic (all Sterling). As a consultant, he pioneered the use of encounter group...
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Title:Breaking Codes: Unravel 100 CryptogramsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 8.25 × 5.38 × 0.68 inPublished:August 19, 2014Publisher:SterlingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1454910658

ISBN - 13:9781454910657

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