On Bletchley Park, and its women codebreakers…

So, I’m watching PBS’s Bletchley Circle right now, which is AWESOME!…hence the inspiration for this week’s Throwback Thursday blog…

http://video.pbs.org/program/bletchley-circle/

Bletchley Park is mentioned in Connie Willis’ books (great historically-based sci-fi reads–check them out!):

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blackout/All_Clear

Here’s the website for the actual Bletchley Park, in case you want to go visit it, and Wikipedia for some more info:

http://www.bletchleypark.org.uk/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bletchley_Park

On the women codebreakers at Bletchley Park:

http://www.bletchleyparkresearch.co.uk/research-notes/women-codebreakers/

http://www.mkheritage.co.uk/bpt/Women/wrensOS.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/history/world-war-two/10810980/Female-codebreakers-reunited-at-Bletchley-Park.html

http://www.theguardian.com/media-network/partner-zone-infosecurity/female-code-breakers-bletchley-park

More reading:

http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18142938-the-secret-lives-of-codebreakers

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