The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War IIBook - 2017
Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington and learned the meticulous work of code-breaking. Their efforts shortened the war, saved countless lives, and gave them access to careers previously denied to them.
Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2017
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
Branch Call Number: 940.5485 M96c
Characteristics: xiv, 416 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm