- ISBN 9780349138831
- Categories BX, BX BXOS, BXOS, History, New Arrivals OS, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Humanities
- Author(s) Taylor Downing
- Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
- Weight 0.363 kg
The First World War is often viewed as a war fought by armies of millions living and fighting in trenches, aided by brutal machinery that cost the lives of many. But behind all of this a scientific war was also being fought between engineers, chemists, physicists, doctors,mathematicians and intelligence gatherers. This hidden war was to make a positive and lasting contribution to how war was conducted on land, at sea and in the air, and most importantly life at home.