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The Wizard War: British Scientific Intelligence, 1939-1945

Jones, R.V.

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ISBN 10: 0698108965 / ISBN 13: 9780698108967
Published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1978
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Title: The Wizard War: British Scientific ...

Publisher: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Edition: 1st Edition

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"Not only was Professor Jones the most important British wartime scientist, but he can also write. This book is a riveting read. When it came to outhoaxing the Germans in the Wizard War, the Professor was the wizard of them all." [London Daily Express]

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James Goodchild was awarded his doctorate in Modern History at the University of Exeter in May 2013. During his studies in Devon, he taught Modern History at both the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth. His research interests and subsequent peer-reviewed article publications have explored the 20th century inter-relationship between science, intelligence, war and the State. He is currently teaching Modern History at a reputable sixth form college in Yorkshire, and is also in the process of completing his second book on the scientific and technological developments of the First World War.

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