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Blackett's war : the men who defeated the Nazi U-boats and brought science to the art of warfare
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Published:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
ISBN:
9780307595966 (hrd.), 030759596X (hrd.)
Physical Desc:
xxiii, 306 pages : ill. ; 25 cm.
Status:
Wright Farms - Adult Nonfiction
HISTORY MILITARY WW 2 i
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Documents the story of a small group of scientists who applied intellectual strategies to battle techniques and revolutionized the process of waging wars, citing the contributions of future Nobel winner Patrick Blackett.

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English

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-291) and index.
Description
Documents the story of a small group of scientists who applied intellectual strategies to battle techniques and revolutionized the process of waging wars, citing the contributions of future Nobel winner Patrick Blackett.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Budiansky, S. (2013). Blackett's war: the men who defeated the Nazi U-boats and brought science to the art of warfare. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Budiansky, Stephen. 2013. Blackett's War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Budiansky, Stephen, Blackett's War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Budiansky, Stephen. Blackett's War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013. Print.

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