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Missiles for the fatherland : Peenemünde, National Socialism, and the V-2 missile

Author: Michael B Petersen
Publisher: New York, NY : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2009.
Series: Cambridge centennial of flight
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
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Missiles for the Fatherland was the first scholarly investigation of the culture underpinning missile development at Germany's secret missile base at Peenemunde. Michael Petersen's research reveals a  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael B Petersen
ISBN: 9780521882705 0521882702
OCLC Number: 644940362
Description: XII, 276 Seiten : Illustrationen, Karten.
Contents: 1. Help build the spaceship!; 2. At Peenemunde, they have created a paradise; 3. It was a fantastic life!; 4. Production by convicts: no objections; 5. At the limits of existence; 6. We still had a fatherland to fight for; 7. Engineering consent at Peenemunde.
Series Title: Cambridge centennial of flight
Responsibility: Michael B. Petersen.
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Review of the hardback: 'Michael Petersen offers a new and disturbing account of the German missile community under the Nazis at the clandestine Peenemunde facility that developed the V-2 rocket. Read more...

 
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Agent\/cambridge_univ_press<\/a>> # Cambridge Univ. Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Cambridge Univ. Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Event\/geschichte_1900_1950<\/a>> # Geschichte 1900-1950<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Geschichte 1900-1950<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Event\/geschichte_1932_1945<\/a>> # Geschichte 1932-1945<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Geschichte 1932-1945<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Organization\/germany<\/a>> # Germany<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Germany<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Organization\/heeresversuchstelle_peenemunde<\/a>> # Heeresversuchstelle Peenem\u00FCnde<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Heeresversuchstelle Peenem\u00FCnde<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Place\/new_york_ny<\/a>> # New York, NY<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"New York, NY<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Place\/peenemunde<\/a>> # Peenem\u00FCnde.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Peenem\u00FCnde.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:sameAs<\/a> <http:\/\/d-nb.info\/gnd\/4045005-3<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Place\/usedom<\/a>> # Usedom.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Usedom.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Series\/cambridge_centennial_of_flight<\/a>> # Cambridge centennial of flight<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/644940362<\/a>> ; # Missiles for the fatherland : Peenem\u00FCnde, National Socialism, and the V-2 missile<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Cambridge centennial of flight<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/national_socialism_and_technology<\/a>> # National socialism and technology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"National socialism and technology<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/peenemunde<\/a>> # Peenem\u00FCnde<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Peenem\u00FCnde<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/rocketry_germany_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Rocketry--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rocketry--Germany--History--20th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/rocketry_germany_peenemunde_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Rocketry--Germany--Peenem\u00FCnde--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rocketry--Germany--Peenem\u00FCnde--History--20th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/v_2<\/a>> # V 2<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"V 2<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/v_2_rocket<\/a>> # V-2 rocket<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"V-2 rocket<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Topic\/v_waffe<\/a>> # V-Waffe<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"V-Waffe<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/158213508<\/a>> # Germany. Heer.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Germany. Heer.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/61017936<\/a>> # Michael B. Petersen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Petersen<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Michael B.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Michael B. Petersen<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/644940362#PublicationEvent\/new_york_ny_cambridge_univ_press_2009<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Place\/new_york_ny<\/a>> ; # New York, NY<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/861670744#Agent\/cambridge_univ_press<\/a>> ; # Cambridge Univ. Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"2009<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

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