Enigma etc. - Further reading...


Dilly: The Man Who Broke Enigmas, Batey, M., Dialogue, 2009.

Éléments de Cryptographie, Baudouin, R., Pedone, 1939.

Decrypted Secrets, Bauer, F. L., Springer-Verlag, 1997.

Enigma: La Plus Grande Énigme de la Guerre 1939-1945, Bertrand, G., Plon; 1973.

Battle of Wits: The Complete Story of Codebreaking in WW2, Budiansky, S., Free Press, 2000.

Top Secret Ultra, Calvocoressi, P., Pantheon, 1980 [also new edition by M&M Baldwin].

Machine Cryptography and Modern Cryptanalysis, Deavours, C. A. and Kruh, L., Artech House, 1985.

Breakthrough '32 - The Polish Solution of the Enigma, Deavours, C. A., Aegean Park Press, 1988.

Capturing Enigma, Harper, S., Sutton, 1999.

Herivelismus, Herivel, J., M&M Baldwin, 2008.

Codebreakers, Hinsley, F. H. and Stripp, A. (Eds.), Oxford University Press, 1993.

The Enigma War, Garlinski, J., Scribners, 1979.

Alan Turing: The Enigma, Hodges, A., Hutchinson, 1983.

The Enigma Secret, Joyce. A., BP Trust, 1997. 

Seizing the Enigma,  Kahn, D., Houghton-Mifflin, 1991.

Enigma; Kozaczuk, W., Univ. Pub. of America, 1985.

Ultra Goes to War, Lewin. R., McGraw Hill, 1978.

Beyond Top Secret Ultra, Montagu, E., Coward-McCann. 1978.

The Ultra Americans, Parrish, T., Stern & Day, 1986.

Living With the Enigma Secret, Rejewski, M., Bydgoszcz, 2005.

Enigma: the Battle for the Code, Sebag-Montefiore, H., Wiley, 2000.

The Code Book: the Science of Secrecy, Singh, S., Fourth Estate, 1999.

Enigma and its Achilles Heel, Skillen, H., Skillen, 1992.

Station X, Smith, M., Channel 4 Books, 1998.

Action This Day, Smith, M. and Ralph Erskine (Eds.), Bantam Press, 2001

The Hut Six Story, Welchman, G., McGraw-Hill, 1982. [new edition 1997 by M&M Baldwin]

The Ultra Secret, Winterbotham, F.W.,  Harper and Row, 1974.


Enigma, Harris, R., Random House, 1995.


The Turing Bombe: Was it Enough?, Deavours, C. A. and Kruh, L., Cryptologia, Vol. XIV(4) 1990.

Naval Enigma: A Missing Link, Erskine. R., Int. J. of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, Vol. 3 (4).

Naval Enigma: M4 and its Rotors, Erskine, R. and Weierud, F., Cryptologia, Vol. XI (4) 1987.

Ciphertext-Only Cryptanalysis of Enigma, Gillogly, J., Cryptologia, Vol. XIX(4) 1995.

Enigma: Actions Involved in the Double Stepping of the Middle Rotor, Hamer, D. H., Cryptologia, Vol. XXI (1) 1997.

Enigma Variations: An Extended Family of Machines, Hamer, D. H.,  Sullivan, G.  and  Weierud, F., Cryptologia, Vol. XXII (3) 1998.

G-312: An Abwehr Enigma, Hamer, D. H., Cryptologia, Vol. XXIV(1) 2000.

Recovering the Wiring of Enigma's Umkehrwalze 'A', Marks, P. and Weierud, F., Cryptologia, Vol. XXIV(1) 2000.

Umkehrwalze D: Enigma's Rewirable Reflector, Marks, P. C., Part I, Cryptologia, Vol.XXV(2) 2001; Part II,
Cryptologia, Vol. XXV(3) 2001; Part III, Cryptologia, Vol.XXV(4) 2001.

The Cryptographic Mathematics of Enigma, Miller, A. R., Cryptologia, Vol. XIX (1) 1995 [also available as a bound monograph from NSA's Center for Cryptologic History].

How Polish Mathematicians Deciphered the Enigma, Rejewski, M., Annals of the History of Computing, Vol.3 (3) 1981.


The Enigma Symposium, Skillen, H.  (Ed.),  the proceedings of the Enigma Reunions held in: 1992/94/95/97/98/99/00/01/02/03.

The Bletchley Park Reports contain a lot of information on Enigma, the Turing Bombe, Colossus, etc. - click here

Link to an article on Chanticleer Gardens by Robin Lane Fox [cf ULTRA Liaison Officer LTC Adolph Rosengarten USA]


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