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The Resource The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945, R.V. Jones

The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945, R.V. Jones

Label
The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945
Title
The wizard war
Title remainder
British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945
Statement of responsibility
R.V. Jones
Title variation
British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
940.54/86/41
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945, R.V. Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The men who went first -- Friends and rivals -- The Clarendon laboratory 1936-1938 -- Inferior red 1936-1938 -- Exile -- The day before war broke out -- The secret weapon -- The Oslo report -- A plan for intelligence -- The phoney war -- The crooked leg -- Reflections -- The fortunes of major Wintle -- The fifth column -- The Edda revived -- Knickebein Jammed- and photographed -- The X-apparatus -- Coventry -- Target no. 54 -- The atrocious crime -- Wotan's other eye -- Retrospect and prospect -- pt. 2. Freya -- Beams on the wane -- Jay -- Wurzburg -- The Bruneval raid -- The Baedeker beams -- El Hatto -- Pineapple -- The Kammhuber line -- Lichtenstein -- Window -- Hamburg -- Heavy water -- Revelations from the secret service -- Full stretch -- Peenemünde -- FZG 76 -- The Americans convinced -- Flames: problems of bomber command -- The baby blitz -- D-Day -- V-1 -- V-2 -- V-3 -- Bomber triumph -- Nuclear energy -- A.D.I. (science) overseas -- The year of madness -- German generals and staff colleges -- Swords into ploughshares, bombs into saucers -- Exeunt
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xx, 556 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781635610543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1008767289
  • (OCoLC)on1008767289
Label
The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945, R.V. Jones
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The men who went first -- Friends and rivals -- The Clarendon laboratory 1936-1938 -- Inferior red 1936-1938 -- Exile -- The day before war broke out -- The secret weapon -- The Oslo report -- A plan for intelligence -- The phoney war -- The crooked leg -- Reflections -- The fortunes of major Wintle -- The fifth column -- The Edda revived -- Knickebein Jammed- and photographed -- The X-apparatus -- Coventry -- Target no. 54 -- The atrocious crime -- Wotan's other eye -- Retrospect and prospect -- pt. 2. Freya -- Beams on the wane -- Jay -- Wurzburg -- The Bruneval raid -- The Baedeker beams -- El Hatto -- Pineapple -- The Kammhuber line -- Lichtenstein -- Window -- Hamburg -- Heavy water -- Revelations from the secret service -- Full stretch -- Peenemünde -- FZG 76 -- The Americans convinced -- Flames: problems of bomber command -- The baby blitz -- D-Day -- V-1 -- V-2 -- V-3 -- Bomber triumph -- Nuclear energy -- A.D.I. (science) overseas -- The year of madness -- German generals and staff colleges -- Swords into ploughshares, bombs into saucers -- Exeunt
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xx, 556 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781635610543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1008767289
  • (OCoLC)on1008767289

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