The Book of Codes

A bevy of specialists contribute to this illustrated encyclopedia that surveys the history and development of code-making and code-breaking in many aspects of culture and society.

July 25: On this day in 1834 Samuel Taylor Coleridge died of heart disease at the age of sixty-one.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.