Second printing. An account of the work of the Department of Miscellaneous Weapon Development during World War 2 (a department popularly known as the Wheezers and Dodgers). Blue cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, pictorial dust jacket, 297 pages, maps (of sorts) across end papers, many illustrations from photographs. Condition: Dust jacket untidily repaired and with some tears, but with no loss. Book clean and sound.