Cracking Codes and Cryptograms For Dummies

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The fast and easy way to crack codes and cryptograms

Did you love Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol? Are youfascinated by secret codes and deciphering lost history?Cracking Codes and Cryptograms For Dummies shows you how tothink like a symbologist to uncover mysteries and history bysolving cryptograms and cracking codes that relate to Freemasonry,the Knights Templar, the Illuminati, and other secret societies andconspiracy theories.

You'll get easy-to-follow instructions for solving everythingfrom the simplest puzzles to fiendishly difficult ciphers usingsecret codes and lost symbols.

  • Over 350 handcrafted cryptograms and ciphers of varyingtypes
  • Tips and tricks for cracking even the toughest code
  • Sutherland is a syndicated puzzle author; Koltko-Rivera is anexpert on the major symbols and ceremonies of Freemasonry

With the helpful information in this friendly guide, you'll beunveiling mysteries and shedding light on history in no time!

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Solve compelling and challengingpuzzles to uncover secretsandconspiracy plots

Fascinated with the culture of conspiracy? Uncover the mysteriesand test your knowledge of secret societies by solving cryptogramsand deciphering codes that not only unveil historical fact andfiction but entertain you as well. Walk in the footsteps of asymbologist by solving everything from the simplest puzzles tofiendishly difficult ciphers, using secret codes and lostsymbols.

  • Think like a symbologist — discover a variety of codesand wordplay and the strategies for solving each one
  • Build your code-cracking skills — work your way fromsolving simple cryptograms to difficult Masonic and double levelciphers
  • Uncover a bigger mystery — use the answers you discoverto solve three conspiracy stories contained in the book
  • Appreciate the history of code and encryption — revealthe secret world of Freemasonry, the Illuminati, and the KnightsTemplar
  • Check your work — find hints and answers for all thebook's puzzles

Open the book and find:

  • Over 350 handcrafted cryptograms and ciphers of varyingtypes
  • Tips and tricks for cracking even the toughest code
  • An introduction to the history and relevance of using code
  • Puzzle strategies and hints to help nudge you in the rightdirection
  • Fun and intriguing anagrams and story wordplay puzzles
  • Fascinating number ciphers that reference the keypad letters onyour cellphone
  • Puzzles of all levels: Easy, Tricky, and Treacherous

Learn to:

  • Expose conspiracies like the characters do in Dan Brown's TheLost Symbol
  • Decipher cryptic puzzles
  • Understand the role coded messages play in secretsocieties
  • Use encrypted alphabets to unveil secrets of the past

About the Author:

Denise Sutherland is a syndicated puzzle author. Her puzzlesappear in a range of publications, including the Reader's DigestMind Stretchers series, and she is the author of WordSearches For Dummies.

Mark E. Koltko-Rivera, PhD, is a 32degree Freemason andexpert on the major symbols and ceremonies of Freemasonry. Usingthis expertise, he analyzed prepublication clues to uncover andblog about key elements of The Lost Symbol. He co-hosts the weeklypodcast Masonic Central.

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