World War Two, A Very Peculiar History' explores the most destructive event of the twentieth century, a war that defined and shaped the world we live in today. Jim Pipe introduces the nations, as well as individuals, that participated and the politics that drove them, alongside the Peculiar History-style fascinating trivia and quirky facts. In this book you can learn about mad British schemes and the atomic bomb, Nazi hunters and wartime songs, as well as comprehensive chapters about the origins and causes of World War Two, the rise of Hitler and the Third Reich, how the war was handled at home and much, much more. 'World War Two, A Very Peculiar History' is also packed with captivating anecdotes and interesting panels of mind-boggling information about World War II.United States ac Psychologist B. F. Skinner devised a plan for pigeon-guided missiles for the US Navy. A camera on the front of the missile recorded its flight path, which was then projected on a screen for the pigeon to see. The birds ... One conspiracy theory claims that a secret Navy experiment conducted at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard around 28 October 1943 made an entire ship vanish into thin air.
|Title||:||World War Two, A Very Peculiar History|
|Publisher||:||Andrews UK Limited - 2012-02-24|