Civil Defence - From the First World War to the Cold War
Introductions to Heritage Assets
By Roger J. C. Thomas (author), Paul Stamper (editor)
The range of civil defence buildings used in the Second World War was immense, most were built ‘for the duration’, often utilitarian both in design and materials, but none the less, historically and technologically significant.
- Historical background
- Civil defence structures
- Further reading
- Series: Guidance
- Publication Status: Completed
- Pages: 26
- Product Code: HEAG145
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