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The big 'L' : American logistics in World War II

Author: Alan L Gropman; National Defense University Press.
Publisher: Washington, DC : National Defense University Press : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Big 'L'
Washington, DC : National Defense University Press : For sale by the U.S.G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., 1997
(OCoLC)606500178
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan L Gropman; National Defense University Press.
ISBN: 0160486688 9780160486685 1579060366 9781579060367
OCLC Number: 36888452
Notes: "An Industrial College of the Armed Forces Study."
Shipping list no.: 1997-0210-P.
"First printing, March 1997"--Title page verso.
Description: xviii, 447 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Industrial mobilization / Alan Gropman --
Acquisition in World War II / John E. Bokel and Rolf Clark --
The economics of America's World War II mobilization / Donald L. Losman, Irene Kyriakopoulos, and J. Dawson Ahalt --
Building victory's foundation: infrastructure / Hugh Conway and James E. Toth --
Lend-lease: an assessment of a government bureaucracy / Marcus R. Erlandson --
Joint logistics in the Pacific theater / Anthony W. Gray, Jr. --
Materialschlact: the "materiel battle" in the European theater / Barry J. Dysart --
Appendix: The war agencies of the executive branch of the federal government.
Other Titles: Big L, American logistics in World War II
American logistics in World War II
Responsibility: edited by Alan Gropman.

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