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Cryptonomicon - Pgs. 590-655 Summary & Analysis

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Pgs. 590-655 Summary

Lawrence Waterhouse is at a meeting, which includes Lieutenant Colonel Earl Comstock of the Electrical Till Corporation. They discuss the Japanese crypt systems called Azure and Arethusa. They know there is something going on with gold in the Philippines. They haven't yet broken the codes, but they have used HuffDuff to locate some of the transmitters. Waterhouse has been monitoring radio transmissions and performing statistical analysis on the machine he designed. He explains how the machine works.

Amy is traveling with Randy on the West Coast. The Shaftoe boys, Robin and Marcus Aurelios from Tennessee, travel with them. They are traveling in two different cars. Amy and Randy discuss the gold deal and how to create a currency based on the gold that can only be spent on the Net. The currency will be electronic currency and will be protected by...

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