Blackett's War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-Boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare (Compact Disc)

By Stephen Budiansky, John Lee (Read by)
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From Stephen Budiansky comes the exciting history of a small group of British and American scientists who, during World War II, developed a new field of operational research to turn back the tide of German submarines.

About the Author

Stephen Budiansky is a military historian and the author of several books about military history, intelligence and espionage, science, and the natural world, including "Battle of Wits", "The Bloody Shirt", and "Her Majesty's Spymaste"r.

JOHN LEE is a well-known herbalist, who practices in North Carolina and lectures widely.

Praise For…

"Little-known story of the Allied scientists whose unconventional thinking helped thwart the Nazi U-boats in World War II. . . . An excellent, well-researched account." ---Kirkus Starred Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9781452611983
ISBN-10: 145261198X
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Publication Date: March 25th, 2013
Language: English