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The Resource Engineers of victory : the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War, Paul Kennedy

Engineers of victory : the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War, Paul Kennedy

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Engineers of victory : the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War
Title
Engineers of victory
Title remainder
the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Paul Kennedy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of how the tide was turned against the Nazis by the Allies in the Second World War. It focuses on the problem-solvers - Major-General Perry Hobart, who invented the 'funny tanks' which flattened the curve on the D-Day beaches; Flight Lieutenant Ronnie Harker 'the man who put the Merlin in the Mustang
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1945-
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Kennedy, Paul M.
Dewey number
940.54
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Engineers of victory : the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War, Paul Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.How to Get Convoys Safely Across the Atlantic -- 2.How to Win Command of the Air -- 3.How to Stop a Blitzkrieg -- 4.How to Seize an Enemy-Held Shore -- 5.How to Defeat the "Tyranny of Distance"
Control code
000050607622
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 436 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846147289
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Engineers of victory : the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War, Paul Kennedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.How to Get Convoys Safely Across the Atlantic -- 2.How to Win Command of the Air -- 3.How to Stop a Blitzkrieg -- 4.How to Seize an Enemy-Held Shore -- 5.How to Defeat the "Tyranny of Distance"
Control code
000050607622
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 436 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846147289
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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