Tech in the Trenches: Strategic Inventions of World War II, 1st Edition

  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502610272
  • ISBN-13: 9781502610270
  • DDC: 940.54
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

One of the largest wars in history, World War II provided an opportunity to develop unique and influential technologies such as the jet engine, the computer, and radar. This book unravels the details of the war, the efforts that went into developing these key technologies, and the legacy created by them.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Introduction: A War to Remember.
2: Inside World War II.
3: The Technology of War.
4: Planes of War.
5: Rockets.
6: The Computer.
7: Aftermath of the War.
8: Lasting Effects.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Further Information.
Index.
About the Author.