Blunder! : how the U.S. gave away Nazi supersecrets to by Tom Agoston

By Tom Agoston

Contains index. Very fresh and tight reproduction. measurement: 6 1/4" x nine 1/4". No marks. Binding is tight, covers and backbone totally intact. Edges browned a bit. no longer Ex-Library. All books provided from DSB are stocked at our shop in Fayetteville, AR. Shipped Weight: less than 1 kilogram. classification: historical past; ISBN: 0396085563. ISBN/EAN: 9780396085560. stock No: 026588.

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The military equipment and technology Japan sought in 1941 was primarily needed for completing its conquest of China. It was a far cry from the sophisticated hardware and technology shipped later. But in 1941 it helped build up Japan's image among its partners within the "Greater East-Asia Co-prosperity Sphere," which provided it with essential raw materials and markets. -educated but anti-American Matsuoka, more ideologically pro-German than most of his Cabinet colleagues, was completely under Hitler's spell, but shared Cabinet concern over the friendship pact Hitler had concluded with Stalin three weeks after the outbreak of World War II in September 1939.

The destruction delayed the first scheduled use of the V-2S from early 1944, the eve of the projected invasions, until September 1944, thus directly contributing to the success of the Allied landings in Normandy on June 6, 1944. String-pulling within the power-hungry SS and all the good will that was going for Kammler at the Chancellory put him into command at Peenemunde soon after the RAF raid, and he was in physical command by September. In a rare exhibition of diplomacy, Kammler retained Army Colonel Dr.

From March onward, the OSS report had taken hold to an extent that they began to influence Allied tactical thinking. S. military intelligence. The official kill-off of Berlin as an objective came from General Omar Bradley's Twelfth Army group. "4 On April 11, Eisenhower finally decided to abandon the idea of taking Berlin, even though it was known to be thinly defended, and the Red Army was nowhere near the Reich capital. He ordered Montgomery, less than sixty miles from Berlin, to divert to the south and east as part of a crash program to divide Germany into two halves, so as to deny German troops the chance of flooding into the "Redoubt" area.

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