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The Resource Britain's war machine : weapons, resources and experts in the Second World War, David Edgerton

Britain's war machine : weapons, resources and experts in the Second World War, David Edgerton

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Britain's war machine : weapons, resources and experts in the Second World War
Title
Britain's war machine
Title remainder
weapons, resources and experts in the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
David Edgerton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
David Edgerton's narrative shows an unfamiliar Britain of weapon systems, military scientists, and colossal factories which seemed to make British victory certain. The actual course of war was to create huge setbacks for this British vision of modernity. Time and again Britain found itself defeated by less well euipped enemies
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StDuBDS
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Edgerton, David
Dewey number
  • 338.4'7355'00941'09044
  • 338.47355
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Defense industries
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Industry
Label
Britain's war machine : weapons, resources and experts in the Second World War, David Edgerton
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Publication
Note
Ill. on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780713999181
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 445 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780713999181
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
Britain's war machine : weapons, resources and experts in the Second World War, David Edgerton
Publication
Note
Ill. on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780713999181
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 445 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780713999181
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.)

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