The Resource 100 military inventions that changed the world, Rod Green

100 military inventions that changed the world, Rod Green

Label
100 military inventions that changed the world
Title
100 military inventions that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Rod Green
Title variation
One hundred military inventions that changed the world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Green, Rod
Dewey number
355.07
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Inventions
  • Military history
  • Military art and science
Label
100 military inventions that changed the world, Rod Green
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Dinner in a Tin (Canned Food) -- Sharpe's Choice at Any Rate (The Bolt Action Rifle) -- Marathon Man on the Moon (Cushion-Soled Running Shoes) -- Kitty Litter Worth a Bomb (Dynamite) -- Not Just a Scottish Sword (The Claymore) -- Drinking Clean Water (Water Purification Tablets) -- Playing with Fire (Incendiary Bombs) -- One Hundred Million and Still Going Strong (Kalashnikov AK-47) -- The Surgical Miracle (Plastic Surgery) -- You're in Trouble When the Nagging Stops ... (Satellite Navigation) -- DIY for Outer Space (Cordless Power Tools) -- Special Forces Flash-Bang (The Stun Grenade) -- A Nuclear Solution (The Atomic Bomb) -- Reaching Beyond (The Ballistic Missile) -- Bringing Out the Big Guns (The Battleship) -- Your Temperature in the Stars (The Ear Thermometer) -- Clearing the Fog of War (The Cannon) -- Slice of Apple, Anyone? (The Crossbow) -- Pomegranates and Other Fruit (The Hand Grenade) -- Popeye's Favourite SUV (The Jeep) --
  • Contents note continued: The Coming of the Jet Age (The Jet Engine) -- Celebrating with a Two-Fingered Salute (The Longbow) -- The Shock of the Century (Satellites) -- We All Live In a ... (The Submarine) -- Battleships for the Battlefield (The Tank) -- Talking on the Go (The Walkie Talkie) -- Putting the Frighteners on Goliath (The Trebuchet) -- The Gun That Won The West (The Winchester '73) -- Goodbye Mr Goodbar (The Microwave Oven) -- Harry Potter Syndrome (Scratch-Resistant Lenses) -- A Good Night's Sleep (Memory Foam) -- The Story of Flight Goes Vertical (The Helicopter) -- A Cloud with a Silver Lining (Mustard Gas) -- In Praise of Stinging Nettles and Replacement Windows (Titanium) -- How to Stop an Elephant Charging (Caltrop) -- Making the World Go Round (Wheel Spokes) -- Fix Bayonets! (Bayonet) -- Sailors in the Air (Aircraft Carrier) -- The Sarin Menace (Sarin) -- Welcome to RPG Avenue ... (Rocket-Propelled Grenade) -- The Miracle Fibre (Kevlar) --
  • Contents note continued: Seeing in the Dark (Night Vision) -- Icon of a Generation (M16 Rifle) -- The Top Secret Flying Carpet Fiasco (The Hovercraft) -- The Power of Apollo in Your Lap (The PC) -- Let's Go Fly a Kite ... (Kites) -- How to Swim Like a Fish (Aqua Lung) -- Dreams and Nightmares (Airships) -- The Tin Fish (Torpedo) -- Fountains of Flame (Flame Thrower) -- Life-Saving Fungus (Penicillin) -- The-Gunslinger's Best Friend (Revolver) -- Mind Your Step (Land Mine) -- The Charms of Brown Bess (Flintlock) -- Bad News for Bullet Counters (Automatic Pistol) -- Skills That Are Out of This World (The Sword) -- A Present from Poland (Mine Detector) -- The GI's Cadillac (M1 Garand Rifle) -- Army Fashion Classic (The Desert Boot) -- Don't Shoot the Propeller! (Sychronization Gears) -- The Iron Man Suit (Powered Exoskeleton) -- When to Leave the Car Keys at Home (The Armoured Car) -- Flying in Comfort Above the Clouds (Pressurized Aircraft Cabins) --
  • Contents note continued: A Bad Day for the General (Baker Rifle) -- Carry On Smiling (Invisible Braces) -- A Cupful of Military Technology (Freeze Drying) -- `Bombs Gone!' (Bomb Sight) -- The Cool Macready Look (Ray-Ban Aviators) -- Full Metal Jacket (Cartridge) -- Industrial Age Warfare (The Machine Gun) -- Let the Sweat Pour Out (The Jungle Boot) -- Torpedoes in the Sky (Cruise Missiles) -- Here Comes the Cavalry! (Carousel) -- The Terrifying Sound of Silence (Pulse Jet Engine) -- Toolbox in Your Pocket (The Swiss Army Knife) -- `Up Periscope!' (The Periscope) -- Getting Your Wires Crossed (The Wire-Guided Missile) -- The Ripcord Release (The Freefall Parachute) -- What's Coming Next? (Stealth Aircraft) -- Rubberless Rubber (Synthetic Rubber) -- How Remote Is Remote Control? (UAV) -- The Subtleties of Eavesdropping (Listening Devices) -- Some Day My Prints Will Come ... (The Digital Camera) -- Operation Chastise (The Bouncing Bomb) -- All's Fair in Love and War (Nylon) --
  • Contents note continued: The Jet That Jumps (VTOL Jet) -- The World's Most Devastating Weapon (Zyklon B) -- The Pirate's Biggest Worry (Naval Mines) -- Outrunning Their Own Noise (Supersonic Aircraft) -- The Army Morning Wake-Up Call (Bugle) -- Small Birds and Wizards (Merlin Engine) -- Frankly, My Dear ... (Browning .50 Cal) -- The Coming of the Internet (The Internet) -- Home-Made Munitions (The IED) -- Dressing Like Noddy (NBC Suit) -- The Bren Icon (Bren Gun) -- Credit Where It's Due (The Jerrycan) -- Parking Dinks and Air Defence (Radar) -- Multi-Storey Warfare (Siege Towers)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9781620875636
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a796111
  • (OCoLC)816030130
Label
100 military inventions that changed the world, Rod Green
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Dinner in a Tin (Canned Food) -- Sharpe's Choice at Any Rate (The Bolt Action Rifle) -- Marathon Man on the Moon (Cushion-Soled Running Shoes) -- Kitty Litter Worth a Bomb (Dynamite) -- Not Just a Scottish Sword (The Claymore) -- Drinking Clean Water (Water Purification Tablets) -- Playing with Fire (Incendiary Bombs) -- One Hundred Million and Still Going Strong (Kalashnikov AK-47) -- The Surgical Miracle (Plastic Surgery) -- You're in Trouble When the Nagging Stops ... (Satellite Navigation) -- DIY for Outer Space (Cordless Power Tools) -- Special Forces Flash-Bang (The Stun Grenade) -- A Nuclear Solution (The Atomic Bomb) -- Reaching Beyond (The Ballistic Missile) -- Bringing Out the Big Guns (The Battleship) -- Your Temperature in the Stars (The Ear Thermometer) -- Clearing the Fog of War (The Cannon) -- Slice of Apple, Anyone? (The Crossbow) -- Pomegranates and Other Fruit (The Hand Grenade) -- Popeye's Favourite SUV (The Jeep) --
  • Contents note continued: The Coming of the Jet Age (The Jet Engine) -- Celebrating with a Two-Fingered Salute (The Longbow) -- The Shock of the Century (Satellites) -- We All Live In a ... (The Submarine) -- Battleships for the Battlefield (The Tank) -- Talking on the Go (The Walkie Talkie) -- Putting the Frighteners on Goliath (The Trebuchet) -- The Gun That Won The West (The Winchester '73) -- Goodbye Mr Goodbar (The Microwave Oven) -- Harry Potter Syndrome (Scratch-Resistant Lenses) -- A Good Night's Sleep (Memory Foam) -- The Story of Flight Goes Vertical (The Helicopter) -- A Cloud with a Silver Lining (Mustard Gas) -- In Praise of Stinging Nettles and Replacement Windows (Titanium) -- How to Stop an Elephant Charging (Caltrop) -- Making the World Go Round (Wheel Spokes) -- Fix Bayonets! (Bayonet) -- Sailors in the Air (Aircraft Carrier) -- The Sarin Menace (Sarin) -- Welcome to RPG Avenue ... (Rocket-Propelled Grenade) -- The Miracle Fibre (Kevlar) --
  • Contents note continued: Seeing in the Dark (Night Vision) -- Icon of a Generation (M16 Rifle) -- The Top Secret Flying Carpet Fiasco (The Hovercraft) -- The Power of Apollo in Your Lap (The PC) -- Let's Go Fly a Kite ... (Kites) -- How to Swim Like a Fish (Aqua Lung) -- Dreams and Nightmares (Airships) -- The Tin Fish (Torpedo) -- Fountains of Flame (Flame Thrower) -- Life-Saving Fungus (Penicillin) -- The-Gunslinger's Best Friend (Revolver) -- Mind Your Step (Land Mine) -- The Charms of Brown Bess (Flintlock) -- Bad News for Bullet Counters (Automatic Pistol) -- Skills That Are Out of This World (The Sword) -- A Present from Poland (Mine Detector) -- The GI's Cadillac (M1 Garand Rifle) -- Army Fashion Classic (The Desert Boot) -- Don't Shoot the Propeller! (Sychronization Gears) -- The Iron Man Suit (Powered Exoskeleton) -- When to Leave the Car Keys at Home (The Armoured Car) -- Flying in Comfort Above the Clouds (Pressurized Aircraft Cabins) --
  • Contents note continued: A Bad Day for the General (Baker Rifle) -- Carry On Smiling (Invisible Braces) -- A Cupful of Military Technology (Freeze Drying) -- `Bombs Gone!' (Bomb Sight) -- The Cool Macready Look (Ray-Ban Aviators) -- Full Metal Jacket (Cartridge) -- Industrial Age Warfare (The Machine Gun) -- Let the Sweat Pour Out (The Jungle Boot) -- Torpedoes in the Sky (Cruise Missiles) -- Here Comes the Cavalry! (Carousel) -- The Terrifying Sound of Silence (Pulse Jet Engine) -- Toolbox in Your Pocket (The Swiss Army Knife) -- `Up Periscope!' (The Periscope) -- Getting Your Wires Crossed (The Wire-Guided Missile) -- The Ripcord Release (The Freefall Parachute) -- What's Coming Next? (Stealth Aircraft) -- Rubberless Rubber (Synthetic Rubber) -- How Remote Is Remote Control? (UAV) -- The Subtleties of Eavesdropping (Listening Devices) -- Some Day My Prints Will Come ... (The Digital Camera) -- Operation Chastise (The Bouncing Bomb) -- All's Fair in Love and War (Nylon) --
  • Contents note continued: The Jet That Jumps (VTOL Jet) -- The World's Most Devastating Weapon (Zyklon B) -- The Pirate's Biggest Worry (Naval Mines) -- Outrunning Their Own Noise (Supersonic Aircraft) -- The Army Morning Wake-Up Call (Bugle) -- Small Birds and Wizards (Merlin Engine) -- Frankly, My Dear ... (Browning .50 Cal) -- The Coming of the Internet (The Internet) -- Home-Made Munitions (The IED) -- Dressing Like Noddy (NBC Suit) -- The Bren Icon (Bren Gun) -- Credit Where It's Due (The Jerrycan) -- Parking Dinks and Air Defence (Radar) -- Multi-Storey Warfare (Siege Towers)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9781620875636
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a796111
  • (OCoLC)816030130

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