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The Resource Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America, Annie Jacobsen

Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America, Annie Jacobsen

Label
Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America
Title
Operation Paperclip
Title remainder
the secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America
Statement of responsibility
Annie Jacobsen
Title variation
secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details how the U.S. government embarked on a covert operation to recruit and employ Nazi scientists in the years following World War II in an effort to prevent their knowledge and expertise from falling into the hands of the Soviet Union
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobsen, Annie
Dewey number
940.54/867308850943
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S2
LC item number
J43 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Brain drain
  • Scientists
  • Scientists
  • Physicians
  • Nazis
  • War criminals
  • Intelligence service
  • Military research
  • German Americans
  • Brain drain
  • German Americans
  • Intelligence service
  • Military research
  • Nazis
  • Physicians
  • Scientists
  • Technology
  • War criminals
  • Germany
  • United States
Label
Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America, Annie Jacobsen
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D7228907-7F41-4760-8020-159C608AA94B
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The war and the weapons -- Destruction -- The hunters and the hunted -- Liberation -- The captured and their interrogators -- Harnessing the chariot of destruction -- Hitler's doctors -- Black, white and gray -- Hitler's chemists -- Hired or hanged -- The ticking clock -- Total war of apocalyptic proportions -- Science at any price -- Strange judgment -- Chemical menace -- Headless monster -- Hall of mirrors -- Downfall -- Truth serum -- In the dark shadows -- Limelight -- Legacy -- What lasts?
Control code
ocn867715781
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316251693
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)867715781
Label
Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program to bring Nazi scientists to America, Annie Jacobsen
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D7228907-7F41-4760-8020-159C608AA94B
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The war and the weapons -- Destruction -- The hunters and the hunted -- Liberation -- The captured and their interrogators -- Harnessing the chariot of destruction -- Hitler's doctors -- Black, white and gray -- Hitler's chemists -- Hired or hanged -- The ticking clock -- Total war of apocalyptic proportions -- Science at any price -- Strange judgment -- Chemical menace -- Headless monster -- Hall of mirrors -- Downfall -- Truth serum -- In the dark shadows -- Limelight -- Legacy -- What lasts?
Control code
ocn867715781
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316251693
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)867715781
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