Stevens Memorial Library (North Andover)

Engineers of victory, the problem solvers who turned the tide in the Second World War, Paul Kennedy - (alk. paper)

Summary
"Engineers of Victory" is a new account of how the tide was turned against the Nazis by the Allies in the Second World War, the focus being 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"; and Captain "Johnny" Walker, the convoy captain who worked out how to sink U-boats with a "creeping barrage"
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First edition
Physical Description
xxvi, 436 pages, [16] pages of plates, illustrations, maps, 25 cm.
Isbn
9781400067619

Library Locations

  • Stevens Memorial Library (North Andover)

    345 Main Street, North Andover, MA, 01845, US
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