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The Cryptogram is a 1995 play by American playwright David Mamet. The play concerns the moment when childhood is lost. The story is set in 1959 on the night before a young boy goes on a camping trip with his father. 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Play – literature / theatre A play (noun) is a common form of literature, usually consisting chiefly of dialog between characters, and usually intended for performance rather than reading. ... A playwright is an author of plays for performance in the theater. ... David Alan Mamet (born November 30, 1947) is an American playwright, screenwriter, director and poet born in Flossmoor, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. ... 1959 was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Camping is an outdoor recreational activity involving the spending of one or more nights in a tent, primitive structure, a travel trailer or recreational vehicle at a campsite with the purpose of getting away from civilization and enjoying nature. ...



The Plays of David Mamet

American Buffalo, Bobby Gould In Hell, Boston Marriage, The Cryptogram, The Duck Variations, Edmond, Faustus, The Frog Prince, Glengarry Glen Ross, A Life in the Theatre, Oleanna, Reunion, Romance, Sexual Perversity in Chicago, The Shawl, Speed-the-Plow, Squirrels, Vint, The Water Engine, The Woods David Alan Mamet (born November 30, 1947) is an American playwright, screenwriter, director and poet born in Flossmoor, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. ... American Buffalo is a 1976 play by American playwright David Mamet. ... Bobby Gould in Hell is a 1989 one-act play by American playwright David Mamet. ... Boston Marriage is a 1999 play by American playwright David Mamet. ... Glengarry Glen Ross - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Oleanna is a play by David Mamet about the power struggle between a university professor and one of his female students who accuses him of sexual harassment and, by doing so, spoils his chances of being accorded tenure. ... Sexual Perversity in Chicago is a 1974 play by American playwright David Mamet. ... David Mamets short play Speed-the-Plow (1988) is a satirical dissection of the American movie business, a theme Mamet would revisit in his later films Wag the Dog (1997) and State and Main (2000). ...


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A cryptogram is a block of text which has been rendered unreadable through the use of what is called a "substitution cypher".
Cryptograms have been used as a means of protecting sensitive information for thousands of years, though today computers and more advanced cryptographical methods have made simple substitution cyphers much less practical.
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