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The Ordnance Department : planning munitions for war

Author: Constance McLaughlin Green; Harry C Thomson; Peter C Roots
Publisher: Washington : Office of the Chief of Military History, Dept. of the Army : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.], 1955.
Series: United States Army in World War II., Technical services.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the planning and problems encountered in prewar and wartime research and development programs. The search for greater mobility and increased firepower is described, as well as the development of guns, rockets, and bombs.
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Green, Constance McLaughlin, 1897-1975.
Ordnance Department: planning munitions for war.
Washington, Office of the Chief of Military History, Dept. of the Army; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] 1955
(OCoLC)643791520
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Constance McLaughlin Green; Harry C Thomson; Peter C Roots
OCLC Number: 18105901
Description: xviii, 542 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm.
Contents: [1] Planning munitions for war, by C.M. Green, H.C. Thomson, and P.C. Roots.--[2] Procurement and supply, by H.C. Thomson and L. Mayo.
Series Title: United States Army in World War II., Technical services.
Other Titles: Planning munitions for war
Responsibility: by Constance McLaughlin Green, Harry C. Thomson, and Peter C. Roots.

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Discusses the planning and problems encountered in prewar and wartime research and development programs. The search for greater mobility and increased firepower is described, as well as the development of guns, rockets, and bombs.

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