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The grand experiment at Inyokern : narrative of the Naval Ordnance Test Station during the Second World War and the immediate postwar years

Author: J D Gerrard-Gough; Albert B Christman
Publisher: Washington : Naval History Division : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1978.
Series: History of the Naval Weapons Center, China Lake, California, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J D Gerrard-Gough; Albert B Christman
OCLC Number: 4652175
Description: xxi, 433 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction --
Preface --
List of Illustrations --
1. Desert Ship Under Way --
2. Mohave Metamorphosis --
3. Flood Currents in Rocketry --
4. Boomtime Construction --
5. Ebb Tide of War --
6. CAMEL and Salt Wells --
7. Peace and Transition --
8. Problems of the Postwar Watch --
9. Headway in the Missle Era --
10. NOTS: Flag Command --
11. Landfall: Michelson Laboratory --
NOTS Chronology, June 1943 to June 1948 --
Appendixes --
Sources --
Index.
Series Title: History of the Naval Weapons Center, China Lake, California, v. 2.
Responsibility: by J.D. Gerrard-Gough and Albert B. Christman ; with an introd. by John D.H. Kane, Jr.

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