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1996
John Wiley & Sons
784 Pages

20th Anniversary Hardcover:
ISBN 978-1-119-09672-6
$70.00

Paperback:
ISBN 978-1-119-09672-6
$60.00

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“...the best introduction to cryptography I've ever seen.... The book the National Security Agency wanted never to be published....”

—Wired Magazine

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—PC Magazine

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—Software Development Magazine

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—Byte

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—IEEE Software

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—The Cryptogram

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—Computers & Security

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—Cryptologia

“...encyclopedic... readable... well-informed... picks up where Dorothy Denning's classic Cryptography and Data Securityleft off a dozen years ago.... This book would be a bargain at twice the price.”

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