Park looked like any other sprawling country estate. In reality, however, it
was the top-secret headquarters of Britain’s Government Code and Cypher School,
and the site where Germany’s legendary Enigma code was finally cracked. There,
the nation’s most brilliant mathematical minds, including Alan Turing, whose
discoveries at Bletchley would fuel the birth of modern computing-toiled
alongside debutantes, factory workers, and students on projects of
now, little has been revealed about ordinary life at this extraordinary facility.
Drawing on remarkable first-hand interviews, The Secret Lives of
Codebreakers reveals the entertainments, pastimes, and furtive romances
that helped ease the incredible pressures faced by these covert operatives as
they worked to turn the tide of World War II. Download and start listening now!