Most Secret War

Most Secret War

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Reginald Jones was nothing less than a genius. And his appointment to the Intelligence Section of Britain's Air Ministry in 1939 led to some of the most astonishing scientific and technological breakthroughs of the Second World War.In Most Secret War he details how Britain stealthily stole the war from under the Germans' noses by outsmarting their intelligence at every turn. He tells of the 'battle of the beams'; detecting and defeating flying bombs; using chaff to confuse radar; and many other ingenious ideas and devices.Jones was the man with the plan to save Britain and his story makes for riveting reading.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 608 pages
  • 128 x 194 x 28mm | 439.98g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • None
  • 0141042826
  • 9780141042824
  • 44,892

About R.V. Jones

Reginald Victor Jones was an English physicist and scientific military intelligence expert who played an important role in the defence of Britain in the Second World War. He died in 1997.
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