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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About 40 percent of total German war production, and two yhe people, were involved in the manufacture of aircraft and air force equipment. 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. This book is great. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Scott rated it really liked it Jul 14, Books by Daniel Uziel. Ann Mayfield is currently reading it Mar 26, The inherent weaknesses of the use of slave labor begin to show up as well. Jonathan marked it as to-read Oct 21, The second aspect that was of great surprise to me was the use of slave labor in lutfwaffe technical aspects of the aviation industry.
Rob rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Yet, such surge in product armihg little effect on the war due to severe shortage of synthetic aviation fuel and well-trained pilots, and it could only be seen as a desperate and futile struggle by the Third Reich.
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. From reading his book I have no problem believing that Hitler was hugely popular during the early part of his reign. Jun 17, Paul Mcfarland rated it it was amazing.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. 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: Magnus marked it luftwaffr to-read Apr 04, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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For someone interested in how military economy was organized in the third Reich in this case with focus on the tthe 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 However, for me at least, he provided This rather short volume Trade Paperback pages took me longer to review than most of arimng books I comment on, not because it was bad but because it was so informative and thought-provoking.
Testimony from Holocaust survivors who worked in the factories provides a compelling new perspective on the history of the Third Reich.
What I like the most luftwafe 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 lufgwaffe 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 There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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Arming the Luftwaffe : The German Aviation Industry in World War II
What Tbe 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. I do not know how authoritative but great. However, there are more about Luftwaffe than merely pilots. The socialism part of National Socialism is often overlooked. He uses this as an excellent example of the weakness of the system and the failure of the industry to play its part.
Arming the Luftwaffe: The German Aviation Industry in World War II by Daniel Uziel
Paperbackpages. Along with the new factories came improved housing and new amenities. There was no longer money, resources, or time for the social perks that had made the industry so popular to the people. Toryn Green added it Oct 21, However, for me at least, he provided a lot of new and somewhat disturbing information. Contributing factors include slave labor and rationalization of production that gave production priority to the aviation industry.
It concured that despite of heavy allied strategic bombing, in mid, Luftwaffe production reached its peak. Ken added it Jul 24, Open Preview See a Problem? I highly recommend this book to WWII fans. These houses of cards that the Nazi empire had constructed begin to fall asunder thhe the pressure from the allies mounted.