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Codes and Ciphers

Learn the history and uses for various codes and ciphers. I'll also discuss how codes can be used in fiction.

Allison Hymas

45 Minute Program



In this program, I'll discuss and teach about codes and ciphers like the Atbash, Caesar, and Vigenere ciphers as well as others. I'll explain their history and uses in real life, providing examples for you to practice yourself. I'll also discuss how codes can be used in fiction, using examples from books like my novel The Explorer's Code.

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Allison K. Hymas is the author of middle grade novels The Explorer's Code, Under Locker and Key, and Arts and Thefts.

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