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 (Narrated by)
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Description


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 journalist and military historian whose writings frequently appear in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Atlantic Monthly. His previous books include Her Majesty s Spymaster, Air Power, and Battle of Wits. He lives in Virginia.

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: 9781452641980
ISBN-10: 1452641986
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Publication Date: March 25th, 2013
Language: English