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Code breakers and spies of the Cold War  Cover Image Book Book

Code breakers and spies of the Cold War / Avery Elizabeth Hurt.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781502638564
  • ISBN: 1502638568
  • ISBN: 9781502638571
  • ISBN: 1502638576
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : illustrations, some color ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Cavendish Square, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 76-77) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Old enemies, new techniques -- East versus west -- Spies and madness -- Endings and new beginnings.
Summary, etc.:
"After being uneasy allies in World War II, the 1950s saw the United States and the Soviet Union entering the Cold War, a thirty-year conflict in which the adversaries never went into physical battle with each other but fought many proxy wars in other nations. This gripping and fast-paced book traces the Cold War through the lens of spying and code breaking by showing how advances in computer technology and mathematics kept the technology race every bit as nerve-racking as the arms race that characterized the conflict."--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 7-12.
Subject: Spies > Juvenile literature.
Espionage > Juvenile literature.
Cryptography > Juvenile literature.
Cold War > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Juvenile works.
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Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lebanon Schools. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lebanon Middle School.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon Middle School 327.12 HUR (Text) 33431134831179 Nonfiction Checked out 06/08/2022


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