Sir Barnes Neville Wallis CBE FRS RDI September , was an English scientist, engineer and inventor. He is best known for inventing the bouncing bomb used by the Royal Air Force in Operation Chastise (the "Dambusters" raid) to attack the dams of the Ruhr Valley during World War II. The raid was the subject of the 1955 film The Dam Busters, in which Wallis was played by Michael Redgrave. Among his other inventions were his version of the geodetic airframe and the earthquake bomb. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Pencil annotations to endpaper. Category: Books for Writers; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. For further information on this title, click on the "Ask Bookseller a Question" button directly underneath this listing. We will try to reply within two working days. Buyers from OUTSIDE of the UK are strongly recommended to make contact, to ask for an accurate shipping cost, BEFORE buying. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 47188
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Buchbeschreibung Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. Hardcover. Zustand: Good. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers SONG1403944989