Secret Weapon: U.S. High-Frequency Direction Finding in the Battle of the Atlantic

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A history tracing the development of the high-frequency direction finder HF/DF (Huff-Duff) during World War II and its part in helping the Allies to locate German submarines. Williams (criminal justice, John Jay College, City U. of New York) describes the creation of HF/DF by ITT, its aggressive promotion to the military by private enterprises, the acquisition by the US Navy, and the joint effort by the Navy and ITT to install the device and train personnel. Includes photographs. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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