** An outstandingly rare WW2 Restricted military intelligence report, every distributed copy with its own unique security number, this being 'Copy No. 196'.
Very few examples of this classified and security-numbered report have survived. Because of the report's extreme rarity, few collectors know these documents exist; only a tiny handful actually owns one.
WW2 RESTRICTED INTELLIGENCE REPORT Copy No. 196. Rocket Motor Developments in Germany
CIOS Intelligence Report. XXXII-110. Combined [British/US] Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee (CIOS). August 1945.
** A survey of the rocket fuels and rocket power plants developed by the German Government for use in rocket missiles, aircraft prime movers and jet assisted take-off devices.
CIOS 'Black List of targets for urgent investigation' category: Rockets and rocket fuels
Duplicated typewritten report in English, 10 x 7.5 inches, 25 x 19 cms. 93 pages, 15 sketches including a couple of photographs
Very good in original stapled card wrappers. Protected in a modern clear archival jacket.
A magnificent overview of the magnitude of the development of the German rocket motors and applications outlining in detail the characteristics of the important systems.