Battle Of The Atlantic Enigma


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Jim Hathaway

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Interesting story in The Scotsman about an amateur cryptologist using computers to break the German Enigma code.

http://news.scotsman.com/international.cfm?id=321962006&format=print

While the Allies were reading the messages, being eble to read them depended on having the books which gave the rotor settings and switching arraingement for the recieving machine, however the code was never broken so that it could be read without the book.
 
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