Instruments of Darkness: The History of Electronic Warfare, 1939-1945 [Audiobook] download free by Dr. Alfred Price

Instruments of Darkness: The History of Electronic Warfare, 1939-1945 Audiobook download free by Dr. Alfred Price
  • Listen audiobook: Instruments of Darkness: The History of Electronic Warfare, 1939-1945
  • Author: Dr. Alfred Price
  • Release date: 2017/7/27
  • Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9781473895645
  • Rating: 8.59 of 10
  • Votes: 757
  • Review by: Omari Beebe
  • Review rating: 7.58 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/29
  • Duration: 3H27M29S in 256 kbps (54.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-27
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WMA, WavPack, MP3, WAV, MPEG4, MPC, AC3, FLAC (compression ZIP, Z, RAR, TBZ)
  • Total pages original book: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 21M10S (5.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: The rapid evolution of radio and radar systems for military use during World War II, and devices to counter them, led to a technological battle that neither the Axis nor the Allied powers could afford to lose. The result was a continual series of thrusts, parries, and counter-thrusts, as first one side then the other sought to wrest the initiative in the struggle to control the ether. This was a battle fought with strange-sounding weapons-'Freya,' 'Mandrel,' 'Boozer,' and 'Window'-and characterized by the bravery, self-sacrifice, and skill of those who took part in it. During the war, however, and for many years after, electronic-warfare systems and their employment during the conflict remained closely guarded military secrets. When that veil of secrecy was finally lifted, the technicalities of the subject helped ensure that it remained beyond the reach of many lay researchers and readers. Long regarded as a standard reference work, Instruments of Darkness has been expanded and completely revised.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, Weapons & Equipment, History Of Engineering & Technology, Military History, General & World History, World War 2 Books, Radio Technology, Battles & Campaigns, Radar
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 23.60 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x20.32mm
  • Weight: 378g
  • Printed by: FRONTLINE BOOKS
  • Published in: Barnsley, United Kingdom

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