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THE JASONS: THE SECRET HISTORY OF SCIENCE'S POSTWAR ELITE

By: Finkbeiner, Ann

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000046695

ISBN: 0143038478

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The Jasons are a well-guarded group of world-class scientists, briefly outed in the Pentagon Papers during the Vietnam War, who have been meeting every summer since 1960 to tackle classified problems that the Defense Department cannot solve. Among many stunning innovations, they helped invent our electronic battlefield and Star Wars missile defense technology, and are now looking into ways to improve our intelligence gathering. Recounting the unknown ... View more info