The Hidden History of Bletchley Park

A Social and Organisational History, 1939–1945

  • Christopher Smith

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Christopher Smith
    Pages 1-14
  3. Christopher Smith
    Pages 40-69
  4. Christopher Smith
    Pages 118-139
  5. Christopher Smith
    Pages 158-173
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 174-238

About this book


This book is a 'hidden' history of Bletchley Park during the Second World War, which explores the agency from a social and gendered perspective. It examines themes such as: the experience of wartime staff members; the town in which the agency was situated; and the cultural influences on the wartime evolution of the agency.


Bletchley Park social history administration Second World War gender evolution experience history history of literature organization

Authors and affiliations

  • Christopher Smith
    • 1
  1. 1.Aberystwyth UniversityUK

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