When scouring the land for top-level code breakers, the Bletchley Park recruiters left no stone unturned.

Titles in this set:

  1. The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book
  2. Bletchley Park Brainteasers
The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book & Bletchley Park Brainteasers By Sinclair McKay 2 Books Collection Set by Sinclair McKay
The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book & Bletchley Park Brainteasers By Sinclair McKay 2 Books Collection Set by Sinclair McKay



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The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book

Since it opened its doors in 1829, Scotland Yard has used the science of detection to solve the most macabre of murders and catch the most audacious of thieves. The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book takes a look through the history of this famous institution and recreates some of the most complex puzzles its detectives have ever faced. Technology can now shine a light on some of the most difficult cases, but the analytical mind needed to crack the clues remains as essential as ever.

Bletchley Park Brainteasers

As well as approaching the country's finest mathematicians, they cast their nets much wider, interviewing sixth-form music students who could read orchestral scores, chess masters, poets, linguists, hieroglyphics experts and high society debutantes fresh from finishing school. To assess these individuals they devised various ingenious mind-twisters - hidden codes, cryptic crosswords, secret languages, complex riddles - and it is puzzles such as these, together with the fascinating recruitment stories that surround them, that make up the backbone of this book.

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The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book & Bletchley Park Brainteasers By Sinclair McKay 2 Books Collection Set

SKU:
U5-SinclairMckaySeries-2bks
Location:
U5-B74/B77
Cat No:
SNW6197
Product ID:
DEALMAN-U5-SinclairMckaySeries-2bks
EAN:
9789123979684
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Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

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