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dc.contributor.authorBall, Desmond
dc.contributor.authorTamura, Keiko
dc.date.accessioned2021-02-10T12:58:18Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.date.submitted2013-11-21 00:00:00
dc.date.submitted2020-04-01T14:49:54Z
dc.identifier459995
dc.identifierOCN: 857812304
dc.identifierhttp://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/33529
dc.identifier.urihttps://directory.doabooks.org/handle/20.500.12854/34520
dc.description.abstractDuring the Second World War, Australia maintained a super-secret organisation, the Diplomatic (or `D’) Special Section, dedicated to breaking Japanese diplomatic codes. The Section has remained officially secret as successive Australian Governments have consistently refused to admit that Australia ever intercepted diplomatic communications, even in war-time. This book recounts the history of the Special Section and describes its code-breaking activities. It was a small but very select organisation, whose `technical’
dc.languageEnglish
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::G Reference, information & interdisciplinary subjects::GP Research & information: general::GPJ Coding theory & cryptology
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::H Humanities::HB History::HBW Military history::HBWQ Second World War
dc.subject.otherworld war 2
dc.subject.othercryptography
dc.subject.otherAustralia
dc.subject.otherCipher
dc.subject.otherEmpire of Japan
dc.subject.otherGCHQ
dc.subject.otherLondon
dc.subject.otherMultiple encryption
dc.subject.otherRussia
dc.subject.otherTokyo
dc.titleBreaking Japanese Diplomatic Codes: David Sissons and D Special Section during the Second World War
dc.typebook
oapen.identifier.doi10.26530/OAPEN_459995
oapen.relation.isPublishedBy975ba519-3ce2-4517-95bf-b847729fbcf1
oapen.place.publicationCanberra


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