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The Invention That Changed the World

How a Small Group of Radar Pioneers Won the Second World War and Launched a Technological Revolution


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From Simon & Schuster, The Invention That Changed the World explores how a small group of radar pioneers won the second World War and launched a technical revolution.

The technology that was created to win World War II—radar—has revolutionized the modern world. This is the fascinating story of the inventors and their inventions.

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Robert Buderi, a Fellow in MIT's Center for International Studies, is the author of two acclaimed books, Engines of Tomorrow, about corporate innovation, and The Invention That Changed the World, about a secret lab at MIT in World War II. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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  • Publisher: Touchstone (March 23, 1998)
  • Length: 576 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780684835297

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