The Woman Who Smashed Codes

A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies


I spent two and a half years researching the adventures of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, sifting through declassified government files and library archives to make a picture of an extraordinary American life.


America's secret weapon


I'll post more soon in this space—images from my files and information from the book. For now, please consider pre-ordering!