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Deadly Fuze: Secret Weapon of World War II – 1 Feb 1980 - by Ralph Baldwin (Author) - Hardback

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Deadly Fuze: Secret Weapon of World War II – 1 Feb 1980 - by Ralph Baldwin (Author). Hardback with dust jacket. Good used condition. Fully bound. Dust jacket worn particularly at the edges. Interior pages in very good used condition- clear and crisp. Name/date in pen on the first page.

These so-called proximity fuzes, made in the United States....proved potent against the small unmanned aircraft (V-1) with which we were assailed in 1944. Winston Churchill

The proximity fuze has helped blaze the trail to Japan. James V. Forrestal

Tiny and complicated as it was, this was to be the death of hundreds of enemy fliers in action to come. Samuel Eliot Morison.

The new shell with the funny fuze is devastating. George S. Patton, Jr.

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Item details

Author(s):
Ralph Baldwin (Author)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
6" x 9" approx
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0891410872
ISBN-13:
978-0891410874
Number of pages:
331
Publisher:
Presidio Press; First Edition edition
Title:
Deadly Fuze: Secret Weapon of World War II

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Deadly Fuze: Secret Weapon of World War II – 1 Feb 1980 - by Ralph Baldwin (Author). Hardback with dust jacket. Good used condition. Fully bound. Dust jacket worn particularly at the edges. Interior pages in very good used condition- clear and crisp. Name/date in pen on the first page.

These so-called proximity fuzes, made in the United States....proved potent against the small unmanned aircraft (V-1) with which we were assailed in 1944. Winston Churchill

The proximity fuze has helped blaze the trail to Japan. James V. Forrestal

Tiny and complicated as it was, this was to be the death of hundreds of enemy fliers in action to come. Samuel Eliot Morison.

The new shell with the funny fuze is devastating. George S. Patton, Jr.

[OXFAM REF: BOX S]

Author(s):
Ralph Baldwin (Author)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
6" x 9" approx
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0891410872
ISBN-13:
978-0891410874
Number of pages:
331
Publisher:
Presidio Press; First Edition edition
Title:
Deadly Fuze: Secret Weapon of World War II

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