The Resource Operation Lusty : the race for Hitler's secret technology, Graham M. Simons., (ebook)

Operation Lusty : the race for Hitler's secret technology, Graham M. Simons., (ebook)

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Operation Lusty : the race for Hitler's secret technology
Title
Operation Lusty
Title remainder
the race for Hitler's secret technology
Statement of responsibility
Graham M. Simons.
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Language
eng
Summary
A fascinating overview of the Allies' post-WWII program to gain access to advanced Nazi war machines and the technology they ultimately recovered. Prior to the Allied D-Day assault on Normandy, France, rumors had already been circulating that high-tech Nazi super-weapons (wunderwaffe) had reached or were near completion. At the war's end, a mad scramble ensued to discover the enemy's secrets, fueled in large part by a US desire to regain its technological edge and to keep these weapons out of Soviet hands. Operation LUSTY (LUftwaffe Secret TechnologY) was in full swing. In Operation LUSTY, aviation historian Graham M. Simons delivers a comprehensive and detailed history of the program while cataloging the advanced war equipment that was ultimately discovered-from U-boats, carriers, and battleships, to radar equipment and operating systems, to fighters, bombers, rockets, and other V-weapons. With access to previously unreleased documentation and wide-ranging archival materials, Simons distinguishes what was fact in the Nazi arsenal from what was pure fantasy, dreamed up by Joseph Goebbels's powerful propaganda machine. Operation LUSTY sheds new light on the furious race for postwar technological superiority, and offers an insider's look at the full spectrum of military spoils that were gained
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Simons, Graham M
Dewey number
940.54/8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Airplanes, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Operation Lusty : the race for Hitler's secret technology, Graham M. Simons., (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781473847385
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12324235
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remote
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MWT12324235
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Operation Lusty : the race for Hitler's secret technology, Graham M. Simons., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781473847385
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12324235
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12324235
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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