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Paris Kanonen--the Paris guns (Wilhelmgeschütze) and Project HARP

G. V. Bull

Paris Kanonen--the Paris guns (Wilhelmgeschütze) and Project HARP

the application of major calibre guns to atmospheric and space research

by G. V. Bull

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Published by E.S. Mittler in Herford [Germany] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Project HARP -- History.,
  • Siege artillery -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Paris guns.,
  • Atmosphere, Upper -- Gun probe observations -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementG.V. Bull, C.H. Murphy.
    SeriesWehrtechnik und wissenschaftliche Waffenkunde ;, Bd. 4
    ContributionsMurphy, C. H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF465.G3 B85 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p. :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24030357M


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The Paris Gun of World War I (called by the Germans the Kaiser Wilhelm Gun and — as shown above — often incorrectly termed Lange Max or Big Bertha, two completely different guns) was 34 meters long and weighed tons.

Its kg powder charge could hurl a kg shell with 7kg of explosive to a range of km (81 miles). Very light wear on the book and a few indentations on front cover, overall book is in very good condition, appears little read. () Paris Kanonen-the Paris Guns And Project HARP Wilhelmgeschutze Bull.

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Bull, C.H. Murphy. World War I. Our version of this story is based on the book Paris Kanonen—the Paris Guns (Wilhelmgeschütze) and Project HARP by Gerald V. Bull (Verlag E. Mittler & Sohn GmbH, Herford, ). In the fall ofthe German Navy charged the famous Friedrich Krupp engineering firm with designing a system (gun.

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The longest-ranged and longest-barreled of the heavy guns deployed in World War I was the Paris Gun, which was used to bombard Paris from a distance of over kilometres (81 mi). The gun had a bore diameter of mm ( in) and a barrel length of 34 metres ( ft).

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The Paris Gun came too late to turn the tide of the First World War in Germany's favor. But it was an incredible technical triumph for its inventor, Fritz Rausenberger, Krupp's head of artillery.

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Henry W. Miller, The Paris Gun: The Bombardment of Paris by the German Long Range Guns and the Great German Offensive ofJonathan Cape, Harrison Smith, New York, Gerald V. Bull, Charles H. Murphy, Paris Kanonen: The Paris Guns (Wilhelmgeschutze) and. infobox weapon caption = The German Paris Gun, also known as William s Gun, was the largest rail artillery gun of World War I.

In the Paris Gun was able to shell Paris from km (75 mi) away. origin = Germany type = Cannon is ranged = yes. Hello all. I couldn't find anything on BOCN so I decided to start this thread, hoping it will lead somewhere :tinysmile_hmm_t: I have in my possession a fragment of a shell which was fired on Paris on the 31st of March and exploded rue Favart as writen on the piece of paper.

The fragment is part of the bottom of the shell which makes it easily recognisable when comparing with the. Starting with William Armstrong's "Monster Gun"Supergunswill then take a look at the Wilhelm Gun that bombarded Paris in World War I, and World War II designs, and the Dora and Arrow guns, including the so-called V-3 London Gun.

I have a copy of the Bull and C. Murphy book, Paris Kanonen-The Paris Guns (Willhelmgeschutze and Project Harp: the Application of Major Caliber Guns to Atmospheric and Space Research).

The first part of the book analyzes the firing of the centimeter guns, which bombarded Paris from around 70 miles in. I have lots of questions about the big German guns, especially the Big Bertha and Paris Cannon. I've decided to start with the 38cm SKL/45 gamily of guns. While snooping around I found this really excellent website on the subject, written in French.

He wrote his book “Paris Kanonen – the Paris guns (Wilhelmgeschutze) and Project HARP. - “THE APPLICATION OF MAJOR CALIBRE GUNS TO ATMOSPHERIC AND SPACE ESEARCH. In it he clarified many aspects of his work and reconstructed the German guns, which delivered their shells over a distance of more than kilometres.

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Paris Kanonen--The Paris Guns Buy from $The name "Big Bertha" subsequently came to be applied generally by the Allies to any very large German gun. This included the railway guns which used mounted battleship guns known as "Langer Max" and the ultra-long range "Paris Gun".

Strictly speaking, however, Dicke Bertha, or Big Bertha, is only applicable to the cm M-Device of origin: German Empire.