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Analytical studies in aerial warfare

by Vannevar Bush

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Published by Office of Scientific Research and Development, National Defense Research Committee, Applied Mathematics Panel in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military Aeronautics,
  • Mathematics,
  • Research,
  • Military research

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnalytical air warfare studies
    StatementOffice of Scientific Research and Development, Vannevar Bush, director ; National Defense Research Committee, James B. Conant, chairman ; Applied Mathematics Panel, Warren Weaver, chief
    SeriesSummary technical report of the Applied Mathematics Panel, NDRC -- v. 2
    ContributionsUnited States. Office of Scientific Research and Development. Applied Mathematics Panel, Columbia University. Division of War Research. Summary Reports Group
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU393 .S7 AMP v. 2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 250 pages :
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26291463M
    LC Control Number2009655238
    OCLC/WorldCa82845518

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