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The Resource 12 seconds of silence : how a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon, Jamie Holmes

12 seconds of silence : how a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon, Jamie Holmes

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12 seconds of silence : how a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon
Title
12 seconds of silence
Title remainder
how a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon
Statement of responsibility
Jamie Holmes
Title variation
  • Twelve seconds of silence
  • How a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The riveting story of the American scientists, tinkerers, and nerds who solved one of the biggest puzzles of World War II-and developed one of the most powerful weapons of the war."--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Holmes, Jamie
Dewey number
623.4/542
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UF780
LC item number
.H65 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • United States
  • Proximity fuzes
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military weapons
  • Weapons industry
  • Military weapons
  • Weapons industry
  • United States
Label
12 seconds of silence : how a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon, Jamie Holmes
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Peace -- Zing-a-Zing! -- Emergency Mode -- Scientific Spies -- The Wizard -- Section Tuve -- Choice Overload -- Uncanny Days -- Peenemünde -- Don't Slow Down -- Prying Eyes -- Escalation -- Part II: War -- Ready or Not -- No Alibis -- Dr. Jones's Raid -- The Garage -- Three Runs, Three Hits -- Into the Fleet -- New Tricks -- Cherry Stone -- A London Fuse -- AMNIARIX -- Part III: Victory -- Ski Shapes -- Ranch Country -- Chemical Boys -- Things Carried -- Wachtel is Hiding -- A Comet Gone Wrong -- "Turkey Shoot" -- Ack Ack Girls -- A Cold Winter -- Tug of War -- Downtime
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781328459855
Lccn
2019045691
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
779f9618-cd5f-4465-b5ff-50845429b0d4
Publisher number
EB00760712
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1125281440
  • (OCoLC)on1125281440
Label
12 seconds of silence : how a team of inventors, tinkerers, and spies took down a Nazi superweapon, Jamie Holmes
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Peace -- Zing-a-Zing! -- Emergency Mode -- Scientific Spies -- The Wizard -- Section Tuve -- Choice Overload -- Uncanny Days -- Peenemünde -- Don't Slow Down -- Prying Eyes -- Escalation -- Part II: War -- Ready or Not -- No Alibis -- Dr. Jones's Raid -- The Garage -- Three Runs, Three Hits -- Into the Fleet -- New Tricks -- Cherry Stone -- A London Fuse -- AMNIARIX -- Part III: Victory -- Ski Shapes -- Ranch Country -- Chemical Boys -- Things Carried -- Wachtel is Hiding -- A Comet Gone Wrong -- "Turkey Shoot" -- Ack Ack Girls -- A Cold Winter -- Tug of War -- Downtime
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781328459855
Lccn
2019045691
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
779f9618-cd5f-4465-b5ff-50845429b0d4
Publisher number
EB00760712
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1125281440
  • (OCoLC)on1125281440

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