The codebreaker : wife. mother. secret American hero / a Steward/Gazit Productions film for American experience ; a production of WGBH ; written and directed by Chana Gazit ; produced by Chana Gazit and Hilary Klotz Steinman.
- ISBN: 9781531713416
- ISBN: 1531713416
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen.
- Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, 
- Copyright: ©2021
"SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container.
Subtitle on container: Wife, mother, secret American hero.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience.
"Based on the book 'The woman who smashed codes' by Jason Fagone"--Container.
Program content: ©2021.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual program running time: 54 minutes.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Edited by Jon Neuburger.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Narrator, Kate Burton.
Presents the story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, a suburban American wife whose work as a cryptanalyst sent gangsters to prison and brought down a Nazi spy ring in Argentina in World War II.
|Target Audience Note:||
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children).
|System Details Note:||
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
|Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:||
Home use only.
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
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|Subject:||Friedman, Elizebeth, 1892-1980.
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|Genre:||Documentary television programs.
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