Daniel Uziel. Arming the Luftwaffe: The German Aviation Industry in World War II. Jefferson: McFarland, vii + pp. $ (paper), ISBN. Daniel Uziel, author of Arming the Luftwaffe, has meticulously researched the rise of German Air Force aircraft production from its creation in to its final. “Based on German records, Allied intelligence reports, and eyewitness reports, this study explores the military, political, scientific, and social aspects of.
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Quality control because more and more of an issue as the ratio of German overseer to slave worker fell due to the needs of the war and the impact of the allied bombing. Contributing factors include slave labor and rationalization of production that ga Luftwaffe was once a sacred symbol to me that dignified discipline, courage, honor, integrity and brilliance of the well-known German pilots, such as Erich Hartmann. I do not know how authoritative but great.
Jonathan marked it luftwafde to-read Oct 21, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Return to Book Page. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Toryn Green added it Oct 21, However, for me at least, he provided a lot of new and somewhat disturbing information.
Arming the Luftwaffe: The German Aviation Industry in World War II
I kept putting the book down to Google more information on a given aircraft or to just think about what I had read. This book addresses the Luftwaffe industry with an emphasis on production.
Contributing factors include slave lugtwaffe and rationalization of production that gave production priority to the aviation industry. What I like the most is the lessons learned that one can defer by all the mistakes made in the decision process for a lot of activities, from organizing new plants to develop new aircrafts and engines.
Yet, such surge in product yielded little effect on the war due to severe shortage arminf synthetic aviation fuel and well-trained pilots, and it could only be seen as a desperate and futile struggle by the Third Reich. Joe Liporace marked it as to-read Nov 19, Scott rated it really liked it Jul hte, Ken added it Jul 24, Rob rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Paperbackpages.
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Want to Read saving…. Jordi Mas added it Dec 23, Based on German records, Allied intelligence reports, and eyewitness accounts, this study explores the military, political, scientific and s During World War II, aviation was among the largest industrial branches of the Third Reich. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Based on German records, Allied intelligence reports, and eyewitness accounts, this study explores the military, political, scientific and social aspects of Germany’s wartime aviation industry: What I like the most is the lessons learned For someone interested in how military economy was organized in the third Reich in this case with focus on the aviation industrydevelopment of new weapons, procurement of weapons for the Air Force, production estimates, production planning, how to organize production, how to organize workers, problems occurred, why expectations were not fulfilled, problems with current aircrafts, etc James Kubecki added it Oct 14, From reading his book I have no problem believing that Hitler was hugely popular during the early part of his reign.
Preview — Arming the Luftwaffe by Daniel Uziel. The inherent weaknesses of the use of slave labor begin to show up as well. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Testimony from Holocaust survivors who worked in the factories provides a compelling new perspective on the history of the Third Reich.
Middlethought rated it it was amazing Aug 05, About 40 percent of total German war production, and two million people, were involved in the manufacture of aircraft and air force equipment.
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Arming the Luftwaffe: The German Aviation Industry in World War II by Daniel Uziel
However, there are more about Luftwaffe than merely pilots. Magnus marked it as to-read Apr 04, Such attacks luftwwffe disastrous to the Armkng military especially Luftwaffe and Panzer troops. I had always has the image of slave labor being used to clear rubble or to work farms. In the closing part of the book the author traces the concept, design, development, and production of the light jet fighter the HE Refresh and try again.
Arming the Luftwaffe : The German Aviation Industry in World War II
Aug 12, Pierfrancesco Aiello rated it it was amazing Shelves: Stockfish rated it it was amazing Mar 17, However, for me at least, he provided This rather short volume Trade Paperback pages took me longer to review than most of the books I comment on, not because it was bad but because it was so informative and thought-provoking.
McFarland added it Mar 13, Trivia About Arming the Luftwa There was no longer money, resources, or time for the social perks that had made the industry so popular to the people. These houses of cards that the Nazi empire had constructed begin to fall asunder as the pressure from the allies mounted.
Dennis Dove rated it it was amazing Jun 06, Luftwaffe was once a sacred symbol to me that dignified discipline, courage, honor, integrity and brilliance of the well-known German pilots, such as Erich Hartmann. Along with the new factories came improved housing and new amenities. And the following is a resource discussing the allied bombing that partly destroyed German’s synthetic fuel production.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. I highly recommend this book to WWII fans.
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