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Code girls : the true story of the American women who secretly broke codes in World War II

Mundy, Liza, 1960- author.

New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.

xi, 320 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm

A juvenile adaptation of Mundy's "nonfiction chronicle of the courageous efforts of ... young women recruited by the US government to crack German and Japanese military codes during World War II"--Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9780316353731 (hbk.)

ISBN:

9780316353748 (ebk.)

ISBN:

9780316353755 (ebk.)

LC Call No:

D810.C88 M862 2018

Dewey Class No:

940.54/86730922 23

Author:

Mundy, Liza, 1960- author.

Title:

Code girls : the true story of the American women who secretly broke codes in World War II / Liza Mundy ; adapted by Laurie Calkhoven.

VaryingTitle:

Adaptation of: Code girls : the untold story of the American women code breakers in World War II

Edition:

Young readers edition.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

xi, 320 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes filmography and bibliographical references (pages 303-312) and index.

Summary:

A juvenile adaptation of Mundy's "nonfiction chronicle of the courageous efforts of ... young women recruited by the US government to crack German and Japanese military codes during World War II"--Provided by publisher.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Cryptography--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Cryptographers--United States--History--20th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Cryptography--United States--History--20th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Cryptography.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female.

Subject:

Cryptographers.

Subject:

Cryptography.

AE:PersName:

Calkhoven, Laurie, adapter.

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