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Here is the third collection of the very best, most compelling articles and professional papers from CRYPTOLOGIA , the definitive journal on the history and technology of cryptology. Compiled by five distinguished experts in the field, Cryptology: Perspective and Technique offers personal accounts of crypto personalities, scholarly papers on the origins of cryptology, the inadequacy of cryptanalysis, and much more. Organized into two parts, Historica and Technologia , this volume is guaranteed to captivate your interest, whether you're an engineer or programmer involved in computer security, cryptology student, or serious cipher-buff. Here are just a few of the classic articles you'll find in this newest volume: From Historica ...The Unsolved Messages of Pearl Harbor; Roosevelt, MAGIC, and ULTRA; Diplomatic Cryptanalysis in World War II; My Purple Trip to England in 1941. From Technologia ...Viet Cong SIGINT and US Army COMSEC in Vietnam; The Cylinder-Cipher; A World War II German Radio Army Field Cipher and How We Broke It; New Information on the History of the Siemens and Halske T52 Cipher Machines.