The Codebreaker
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Discover the fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst who helped bring down Al Capone and break up a Nazi spy ring in South America. Her work help lay the foundation for modern codebreaking today.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3301

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As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation.


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Fri, Dec 9 8:00 P.M. Billy Graham     NH WORLD
Sat, Dec 10 1:00 A.M. Billy Graham     NH WORLD
Sat, Dec 10 9:00 A.M. Billy Graham     NH WORLD
Sat, Dec 10 3:00 P.M. Billy Graham     NH WORLD
Thu, Dec 15 2:00 A.M. Test Tube Babies     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Dec 16 3:00 A.M. Test Tube Babies     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Dec 18 2:00 A.M. Test Tube Babies     NH EXPLORE

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