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Author Jacobsen, Annie.
Title Operation Paperclip : the secret intelligence program that brought Nazi scientists to America / Annie Jacobsen.
Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  940.5486 J    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description xii, 575 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-560) and index.
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?
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology.
Brain drain -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Scientists -- Recruiting -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Scientists -- Recruiting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Physicians -- Recruiting -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Nazis -- History -- 20th century.
War criminals -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Intelligence service -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Military research -- History -- 20th century.
German Americans -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Operation Paper Clip : the secret intelligence program that brought Nazi scientists to America
Secret intelligence program that brought Nazi scientists to America
ISBN 9780316221047 (hbk.)
031622104X (hbk.)
9780316239820 (lg. print : hbk.)
0316239828 (lg. print : hbk.)