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Author Jacobsen, Annie.

Title Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program that brought Nazi scientists to America / Annie Jacobsen.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.

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 Bourbonnais PL Adult Non Fiction - BDBB-2  940.54 JAC    AVAILABLE
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Edition First edition.
Description xii, 575 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 537-560) and index.
Contents The war and the weapons -- Destruction -- The hunters and the hunted -- Liberation -- The captured and their interrogators -- Harnessing the chariot of destruction -- Hitler's doctors -- Black, white and gray -- Hitler's chemists -- Hired or hanged -- The ticking clock -- Total war of apocalyptic proportions -- Science at any price -- Strange judgment -- Chemical menace -- Headless monster -- Hall of mirrors -- Downfall -- Truth serum -- In the dark shadows -- Limelight -- Legacy -- What lasts?.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology.
Brain drain -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Scientists -- Germany -- Recruiting -- History -- 20th century.
Scientists -- United States -- Recruiting -- History -- 20th century.
Physicians -- Germany -- Recruiting -- History -- 20th century.
Nazis -- History -- 20th century.
War criminals -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Intelligence service -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Military research -- History -- 20th century.
German Americans -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Secret intelligence program that brought Nazi scientists to America
ISBN 9780316221047 hardcover
031622104X hardcover

 
    
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