Accession Number : ADM000333

Title :   Secret City: A History of the Navy at China Lake (Videorecording).

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIV CHINA LAKE CA

Report Date : 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : Physical Description: 2 VHS Videos, 1/2 in.; Col.; 3 Hr. 14 Min.; Standard Playback Sp. This two-part video documents the establishment of China Lake, which began as an airfield in the Mojave Desert in the middle of World War II, and which became the Navy's largest research & development center where military personnel and civilian scientists and engineers would work together to develop weapons systems for the fleet.

Descriptors :   *VIDEO TAPES, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, *HISTORY, *NAVAL RESEARCH, SCIENTISTS, ENGINEERS, HISTORY, MILITARY PERSONNEL, DESERTS, CALIFORNIA.

Subject Categories : Recording and Playback Devices
      Administration and Management
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Aerial Bombs
      Rockets
      Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE