Reference numberPB/8/45
Previous numbersH.83-H.88
Title'Tizard and the Science of War'.
DescriptionThe Tizard Memorial Lecture, delivered by Blackett at the Institute of Strategic Studies, February 1960.

The folders of correspondence (H.85-88) contain reminiscences and information about wartime events in which Tizard played a part.

In his letter to Admiral Middleton (H.87), Blackett writes 'I took a great deal of trouble in writing it, but feel it was very worth while because I wanted to put across what a terrific amount Tizard did for the country'.
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