Códigos y cifrados clásicos (Classic Codes and Ciphers)

From the Series Criptología (Cryptology) (Alternator Books ® en español)

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

¡Sumérgete en la historia secreta de. . . los secretos! Las persona han querido ocultar mensajes e información importante durante milenios. Lee cómo los códigos y cifrados más geniales de la historia progresaron desde cinturones y palos hasta discos giratorios y supercomputadoras. Usa tus habilidades criptológicas para diseñar tu propio cifrado secreto. También aprende sobre las personas inteligentes que construyeron y rompieron los sistemas secretos más fuertes.

Dive into the secret history of . . . secrets! People have wanted to hide messages and important information for millennia. Read how history’s coolest codes and ciphers have progressed from belts and sticks to rotating disks and supercomputers. Use your cryptology skills to design your own secret cipher. And learn about the smart people who built and broke the strongest secret systems.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Spanish-Language, STEM, STEM: Technology
Copyright 2023
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Alternator Books ® en español
Imprint ediciones Lerner
Language Spanish
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2023-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF068000, JNF025130, JNF061000
Dewey 652/.8
Dimensions 7 x 9
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents

Author: Rachael L. Thomas

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“This series provides essential information about a timely and specialized topic, while remaining interesting to readers who are interested in history, science, and mathematics.”—School Library Journal