Operation Paperclip: the secret intelligence program that brought Nazi scientists to America

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Little, Brown and Company
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2014
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English
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Details how the U.S. government embarked on a covert operation to recruit and employ Nazi scientists in the years following World War II in an effort to prevent their knowledge and expertise from falling into the hands of the Soviet Union.
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German Americans -- History -- 20th century
Intelligence service -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Military research -- History -- 20th century
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Physicians -- Germany -- Recruiting -- History -- 20th century
Scientists -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
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Scientists -- United States -- Recruiting -- History -- 20th century
War criminals -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology
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