Codebreakers : Arne Beurling and the Swedish crypto program during World War II /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Beckman, Bengt.
Uniform title:Svenska kryptobedrifter. English
Imprint:Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2002.
Description:xviii, 259 p. : ill., 1 map ; 27 cm.
Subject:Beurling, Arne.
Beurling, Arne.
World War (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Electronic intelligence -- Sweden.
Electronic intelligence.
Format: Print Book
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ISBN:0821828894 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1. An 18th century cipher
  • The world's first ciphering machine
  • Damm, Hagelin, and Gylden Radio signal interception and cryptanalysis before 1939
  • War Enter Arne Beurling
  • Teleprinters Beurling's Analysis
  • The Russian Baltic Navy Mysterious signals
  • Exit Gylden-but Beurling comes back
  • The birth of the FRA Brilliant results-despite everything Downturn and leakage
  • The Red Army and the Arctic Sea
  • The doubly enciphered Russian code
  • Stella Polaris Gradual loss of German traffic Borelius pays a visit to the Germans Information-but of what value? Norway
  • The G-Schreiber and the apps Continued cryptanalysis
  • The double transposition Operation Barbarossa
  • The work place Contents
  • The last years of the war
  • The Swedes' own crypto systems
  • Arne Beurling 1943-1945
  • Part 2. Arne Beurling
  • A magical friendship Sources
  • Index of names
  • Through the eyes of a woman