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FS 23: A History of Secret Messages: Getting Started


This guide will help you begin the research process in A History of Secret Messages by providing guidance in finding, evaluating, and using a variety of information sources available through Armacost Library collections and beyond.

image of a cipher

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In-Class Activity

Pre-assignment DOI:  10.1002/cpe.4362


Group Activity

1.  10.1080/10724117.2019.1568093

2.  DOI: 10.1080/01611194.2018.1503208

3.  Chocolate Key Cryptography by Bachman, Brown, and Norton in Mathematics Teacher, v104 n2 p100-104 Sep 2010

4.  Developing Mathematical Thinking Using Codes and Ciphers by Evered and Gningue in Teaching Children Mathematics, 1 September 2001, Vol.8(1), pp.8-15

5.  DOI: 10.2307/2975034

6.  DOI: 10.2307/2689615

7.  DOI:  10.2307/2686311

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