The Resource Colossus : the secrets of Bletchley Park's codebreaking computers, B. Jack Copeland and others ; (edited by B. Jack Copeland)

Colossus : the secrets of Bletchley Park's codebreaking computers, B. Jack Copeland and others ; (edited by B. Jack Copeland)

Label
Colossus : the secrets of Bletchley Park's codebreaking computers
Title
Colossus
Title remainder
the secrets of Bletchley Park's codebreaking computers
Statement of responsibility
B. Jack Copeland and others ; (edited by B. Jack Copeland)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Copeland, B. Jack
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Lorenz cipher system
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cryptography
  • Computers
Label
Colossus : the secrets of Bletchley Park's codebreaking computers, B. Jack Copeland and others ; (edited by B. Jack Copeland)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A brief history of cryptography from Caesar to Bletchley Park / Simon Singh -- How it began : Bletchley Park goes to war / Michael Smith -- The German Tunny machine / Jack Copeland -- Colossus, codebreaking, and the digital age / Stephen Budiansky -- Machine against machine / Jack Copeland -- D-Day at Bletchley Park / Thomas H. Flowers -- Intercept! / Jack Copeland -- Colossus / Thomas H. Flowers -- Colossus and the rise of the modern computer / Jack Copeland -- The PC-user's guide to Colossus / Benjamin Wells -- Of men and machines / Brian Randell -- The Colossus rebuild / Tony Sale -- Mr Newman's section / Jack Copeland, with Catherine Caughey ... [et al.] -- Max Newman : mathematician, codebreaker, and computer pioneer / William Newman -- Living with Fish : breaking Tunny in the Newmanry and the Testery / Peter Hilton -- From Hut 8 to the Newmanry / Irving John "Jack" Good -- Codebreaking and Colossus / Donald Michie -- Major Tester's section / Jerry Roberts -- Setter and breaker / Roy Jenkins -- An ATS girl in the Testery / Helen Currie -- The Testery and the breaking of Fish / Peter Edgerley -- Dollis Hill at war / Jack Copeland, with David Bolam ... [et al.] -- The British Tunny machine / Gil Hayward -- How Colossus was built and operated : one of its engineers reveals its secrets / Harry Fensom -- Bletchley Park's Sturgeon : the Fish that laid no eggs / Frode Weierud -- German teleprinter traffic and Swedish wartime intelligence / Craig McKay
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 462 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780199578146
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., map, ports.
System control number
  • 3748439-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3748439
  • (Sirsi) o441191591
  • (OCoLC)441191591
Label
Colossus : the secrets of Bletchley Park's codebreaking computers, B. Jack Copeland and others ; (edited by B. Jack Copeland)
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A brief history of cryptography from Caesar to Bletchley Park / Simon Singh -- How it began : Bletchley Park goes to war / Michael Smith -- The German Tunny machine / Jack Copeland -- Colossus, codebreaking, and the digital age / Stephen Budiansky -- Machine against machine / Jack Copeland -- D-Day at Bletchley Park / Thomas H. Flowers -- Intercept! / Jack Copeland -- Colossus / Thomas H. Flowers -- Colossus and the rise of the modern computer / Jack Copeland -- The PC-user's guide to Colossus / Benjamin Wells -- Of men and machines / Brian Randell -- The Colossus rebuild / Tony Sale -- Mr Newman's section / Jack Copeland, with Catherine Caughey ... [et al.] -- Max Newman : mathematician, codebreaker, and computer pioneer / William Newman -- Living with Fish : breaking Tunny in the Newmanry and the Testery / Peter Hilton -- From Hut 8 to the Newmanry / Irving John "Jack" Good -- Codebreaking and Colossus / Donald Michie -- Major Tester's section / Jerry Roberts -- Setter and breaker / Roy Jenkins -- An ATS girl in the Testery / Helen Currie -- The Testery and the breaking of Fish / Peter Edgerley -- Dollis Hill at war / Jack Copeland, with David Bolam ... [et al.] -- The British Tunny machine / Gil Hayward -- How Colossus was built and operated : one of its engineers reveals its secrets / Harry Fensom -- Bletchley Park's Sturgeon : the Fish that laid no eggs / Frode Weierud -- German teleprinter traffic and Swedish wartime intelligence / Craig McKay
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 462 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780199578146
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., map, ports.
System control number
  • 3748439-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3748439
  • (Sirsi) o441191591
  • (OCoLC)441191591

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