A Review Of “The Code Book” By Simon Singh

The Code Book: the Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography by Simon Singh. Rating: (8/10) I tried reading this book five years ago when I bought it, giving up within the first 50 pages where the author started explaining how to decrypt a ciphertext. It bored me then. I’m glad I stuck through that minor hump this time around; this is an engrossing, fascinating book about cryptography’s