Engineers of Victory: The Problem Solvers Who Turned The Tide in the Second World War
by Paul Kennedy
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Bill Gates's Review:

 

Inventions that Won WWII

Paul Kennedy, author of The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers, provides a new and unique look at how World War II was won.

Ref: https://www.gatesnotes.com/Books/Engineers-of-Victory

Andrew Chen's Review:

Detailed dives into specific WW2 engineering problems: Defeating the UBoats, resisting the blitzkrieg, etc. Talks about how the engineers played a role in winning the war.

Ref: http://andrewchen.co/books-im-reading-2013/