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Published: 07 July 2011

342 Pages | Line Drawings, Tables


ISBN: 9780199691623

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Secret Language

Codes, Tricks, Spies, Thieves, and Symbols

Barry J. Blake

  • Explores the reasons for obscurity and secrecy in language
  • Fascinating, entertaining, instructive
  • Includes puzzles, ciphers, and codes for the reader to solve

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