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Codes, ciphers, and cartography : math goes to war, Terry Burrows

Label
Codes, ciphers, and cartography : math goes to war
Title
Codes, ciphers, and cartography
Title remainder
math goes to war
Statement of responsibility
Terry Burrows
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the ways in which mathematics has been used in warfare, from navigation, mapping, and ballistics to the use and breaking of codes and cyphers, especially the World War II Engima system, logistics, and record-keeping
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burrows, Terry
Dewey number
652/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 9-12
  • Grade 4 to 6
LC call number
Z103.3
LC item number
.B87 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
STEM on the battlefield
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Ciphers
  • Cryptography
  • Cartography
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cartography
  • Ciphers
  • Cryptography
  • Ciphers
  • Cryptography
  • Cartography
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Codes, ciphers, and cartography : math goes to war, Terry Burrows
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : math at war -- Navigation -- Military surveying -- Codes and ciphers -- Codebreaking -- Ballistics -- Codes in WWII -- Breaking the Enigma code -- Aeronautics -- Logistics -- Statistics and Records -- Weapons and warfare timeline
Control code
ocn971515009
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781512439274
Lccn
2017002408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971515009
  • (Sirsi) a2010509
Label
Codes, ciphers, and cartography : math goes to war, Terry Burrows
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : math at war -- Navigation -- Military surveying -- Codes and ciphers -- Codebreaking -- Ballistics -- Codes in WWII -- Breaking the Enigma code -- Aeronautics -- Logistics -- Statistics and Records -- Weapons and warfare timeline
Control code
ocn971515009
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781512439274
Lccn
2017002408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971515009
  • (Sirsi) a2010509

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