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Operation Paperclip : the CIA's secret program to bring Nazi scientists to America

Author: Annie Jacobsen
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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In the chaos following WWII, many of Germany's remaining resources were divvied up among allied forces. Some of the greatest spoils were the Third Reich's scientific minds. The United States secretly decided that the value of these former Nazis' forbidden knowledge outweighed their crimes, and the government formed a covert organization called Operation Paperclip to allow them to work without the knowledge of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Jacobsen
ISBN: 9780316277440 0316277444
OCLC Number: 864787611
Description: p. cm.
Responsibility: Annie Jacobsen.

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The explosive, dark secrets behind America's post-WWII science programs from the author of the New York Times bestseller AREA 51.  Read more...

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