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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1911-
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Jones, R. V.
Dewey number
940.54/86/41
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.C88
LC item number
J66 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Jones, R. V.
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945, R. V. Jones
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 556 pages, [16] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036905102
Label
The wizard war : British scientific intelligence, 1939-1945, R. V. Jones
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 556 pages, [16] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036905102

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