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BATTLEFIELD WEAPONS AND UNIFORMS OF WORLD WAR II

By Jr. Frans Smits Project Coordinator

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) 48pp of colour and 130 pages of clear black and white pictures all taken at the Royal Dutch Arms and Army Museum depicting combatants and their weapons from the Allies and Axis nations. (Published: 1978) (Publisher: Chartwell) (ISBN: 085690063X) (Pagination: Large Format.191pp profusely illustrated.) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$16.51

WAFFEN-SS: UNIFORMS - INSIGNIA AND EQUIPMENT 1938-1945

By D S V Fosten and R J Marrion

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Includes establishment, organisation, divisions, the uniforms, rank and unit insignia etc. (Published: 1972) (Publisher: Almark Publications) (ISBN: 0855240318) (Pagination: 112pp, col and b/w ills photos) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$9.90

DEUTSCHE RANGABZEICHEN: LUFTWAFFE

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Published in Belgium (date unknown) this is one of a series of interesting, thermal bound monographs entitled 'German Ranking Signs'. They contain black and white drawings of the complete regalia, insignia and heraldry of each unit of the subject organisation. The books have no detailed text, however each item is captioned in German explaining its nature and purpose. This volume features the Luftwaffe. (Published: ND) (Publisher: De Krijger) (Pagination: A4 format, 58pp, c900 b/w illustrations) (Condition: Good in discoloured plastic binding.) UL-XXXXXX

$49.52

DEUTSCHE RANGABZEICHEN: SCHUTZSTAFFEL

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Published in Belgium (date unknown) this is one of a series of interesting, thermal bound monographs entitled 'German Ranking Signs'. They contain black and white drawings of the complete regalia, insignia and heraldry of each unit of the subject organisation. The books have no detailed text, however each item is captioned in German explaining its nature and purpose. This volume features the SS. (Published: ND) (Publisher: De Krijger) (Pagination: A4 format, 58pp, c900 b/w illustrations) (Condition: Good in discoloured plastic binding.) UL-XXXXXX

$49.52

SKILL AT ARMS

By Thomas J. Bennett C.D.

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) A History of Canadian Army Trades Badges and Parachute Badges. A book that contains a job description for every trade in the Canadian Army since before the First World War. The vast majority of trades described are long obsolete, examples of these being Carriage and Wagon Repairer, Checker Number Taker, Chemical Technician, Paperhanger, Panel Beater, Watchmaker, Despatch Rider, Photogrammetrist and hundreds of others. For each job, a photo of their trade badge is shown if one existed, but not all trades had badges. This labour of love is now extremely rare. (Published: 2005) (Publisher: Magic Mouse Enterprises) (ISBN: 1894255526) (Pagination: 262pp, c500 colour & b/w illustrations) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$113.91

GERMAN PARATROOPERS UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT 1936-1945: VOLUME I UNIFORMS

By Karl Veltze

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) This first of three volumes is the most comprehensive and detailed study of the World War II German paratrooper to date, providing in-depth examinations of nearly every Fallschirmjager uniform. It includes all types of jump smock, the varied camouflage patterns, footwear, tropical and non-standard clothing, insignia and equipment used from the airborne forces’ establishment in the mid-1930s to May 1945. The book will be indispensable to collectors, uniform enthusiasts and military historians alike, with thousands of specially commissioned colour photographs, accompanied by many unique period black and white images. (Published: 2015) (Publisher: Zeughaus Verlag, Berlin) (ISBN: 9783938447864) (Pagination: Large format, 367pp, c1000 colour & 280 b/w photos) (Condition: New in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$115.54

NAPOLEON'S CAVALRY

By Emir Bukhari

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Signs of use reflecting age. previous owner name on endpaper. Dustjacket rubbed, small tear on spine. Tape marks on reverse side. Includes substantial sections on each of the types of cavalry: Cuirassiers, Carabiniers, Dragoons, Lancers, Chasseurs, Hussars. Also the Guard Cavalry, the Dutch and German Lancers, and Lithuanian Tartars. The uniforms, equipment, war histories, organisation and commentaries on the plates. (Published: 1979) (Publisher: Osprey Publishing) (ISBN: 0850453399) (Pagination: 248pp illustrations) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$19.81

RANKS & MEDAL RIBBONS OF THE FIGHTING SERVICES

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Published c.1940. Badges, insignia, shoulder patches and ribbons to enable the general public to distinguish the rank, duty and decorations of members of the Fighting Forces. (Published: 0000) (Publisher: Daily Mirror) (Pagination: 31pp. b/w and colour illustrations.) (Condition: Paper covers worn. Good) UL-XXXXXX

$6.60

LE PANORAMA TYPES ET UNIFORMES DE L'ARMEE FRANCAISE

By Edouard Detaille and Editor Ludovic Baschet

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) French text. An extremely rare title comprising 56 large format colour plates illustrating the the uniforms of the regiments and forces of the Army of France during the early days of the Third Republic following the fall of Emperor Napoleon III in 1870. The large, landscape volume is presented in red boards with silver and gilt titling. Boards are stained with the remnants of a pasted on label on the front, but otherwise in good condition for their age. There are traces of pencil marking at the title page and a previous owner has pasted two black and white photographs at the front, free endpapers. All the colour plates are in fine condition but the final plate is detached and slightly ragged. (Published: 1889) (Publisher: Librarie Strauss) (Pagination: large landscape format, 60pp, 56 full page colour plates) (Condition: good in red boards) UL-XXXXXX

$396.20

LES FRANCAIS LIBRES ET LEURS EMBLEMES

By Bernard Le Marec

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) French Text. Preface du General Koenig. (Published: 1964) (Publisher: Charles-Lavauzelle) (Pagination: 255pp.21 plates in black and in color without text) (Condition: Good in worn card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$42.92

L'ARMATA ROSSA E LE SUE UNIFORMI (1917-1945)

By Elio e Vittorio Del Giudice

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Italian Text. Dustjacket faded and edgetorn. Uniforms and insignia for the periods 1917-1920 (Dalla rivoluzione di Ottobre all'Armato a Cavallo) 1921-1933 (La Politica di Lenin e i nuovi ordinamenti) 1934 - 1936 (Le grande riforme di Tucatcevskj). 1937-1940 (Le grandi purghe staliniane all vigilia del secondo conflitto mondiale). 1941- 1945 La seconda guerra mondiale e l'apoteosi dell'Armata Rossa). (Published: 1976) (Publisher: L.L.Edizioni Equestri) (Pagination: 224pp. extensively illustrated with colour illustrations) (Condition: Large Format) UL-XXXXXX

$108.95

A HISTORY OF THE REGIMENTS & UNIFORMS OF THE BRITISH ARMY

By Major R. Money Barnes

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) The Uniforms, Colours and exploits of the Regiments. Includes a list of the Regiments in 1748 and 1815 with colours of facings, plus a list of Regimental titles and their uniforms of 1914. (Published: 1967) (Publisher: Seeley Service) (Pagination: 336pp, 24 colour plates with 61 illustrations, appendices, index) (Condition: good in red boards) UL-XXXXXX

$16.51

L'UNIFORME ET LES ARMES DES SOLDATS DU PREMIER EMPIRE: PART 1

By Lilliane & Fred Funcken

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) French text. Volume 1 of a comprehensive, two volume study by the acknowledged masters of uniform, dress and weaponry illustration, Liliane and Fred Funcken. The book covers the costumes and dress, weapons and heraldic insignia of armies of the Napoleonic Empire. Volume 1 features French troops of the line as well as British, Prussians and Spanish troops. (Published: 1968) (Publisher: Casterman) (Pagination: 156pp colour plates with numerous illustrations) (Condition: Fair in illustrated boards) UL-XXXXXX

$13.21

THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FLAGS

By I O Evans FRGS

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) No d/w. Blue boards with faded spine. Previous owner name on endpaper. The world as portrayed in the 1950's. Flags of Great Britain, The Commonwealth, USA, Western powers, Europe, Asia, Africa and The Americas. (Published: 1959) (Publisher: Frederick Warne) (Pagination: 204pp 80 col.plates 74 line drawings) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$6.60

GERMAN COMBAT UNIFORMS 1939-1945

By S R Gordon-Douglas

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) A concise basic guide to the uniforms worn on active service in World War II by the men of the German Army, Waffen-SS and Luftwaffe ground troops. Includes seven colour plates, more than 45 photographs and numerous line drawings. Also provides details of rank badges and small. (Published: 1971) (Publisher: Almark Publications) (ISBN: 0855240172) (Pagination: 48pp, 27 col & 70 b/w ills, tables of rank insignia) (Condition: good in slightly marked card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$8.25

EUROPEAN MILITARY UNIFORMS

By Paul Martin

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) The history of the development of the military uniform in Europe. Includes examples from the Prussian and German States, Austria, France, Britain and Spain. Originally published in German under the title Der Bunte Rock. (Published: 1968) (Publisher: Spring Books) (Pagination: 143pp + 47 colour plates, 77 col & 10 b/w plates, 160 drgs. Large format.) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$13.21

WEAPONS AND UNIFORMS OF THE U.S.S.R.

By Fred Stevens and Ian Hogg

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) This Purnell's History of the World Wars'Special' gives a comprehensive picture of the Soviet Army coverings uniforms and insignia including sleeve patches, shoulder boards, service stripes, weapons, armour, artillery and missiles. (Published: 1975) (Publisher: Purnell) (Pagination: Large format.Card covers.64pp. illustrations) (Condition: edgewear and rubbing ow g) UL-XXXXXX

$13.21

THE ARMED FORCES OF WORLD WAR II: UNIFORMS, INSIGNIA AND ORGANIZATION

By Andrew Mollo

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) A comprehensive record of the vast range of uniforms and insignia of the armed forces of WWII and the organisation of the fighting men. With details of the design of uniforms and a description of their effectiveness in the field. Meticulous illustrations, supplemented by photographs, together with 53 plates of insignia. (Published: 1981) (Publisher: Crown Publishers Inc) (ISBN: 0517544784) (Pagination: Large Format 312pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$16.51

BRASSEY'S HISTORY OF UNIFORMS: WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN ARMY
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BRASSEY'S HISTORY OF UNIFORMS: WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN ARMY

By Stephen Bull

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) A thorough analysis of uniforms, weapons and equipment employed by German Forces between 1914 and 1918. The German Army entered the war with uniforms more suited to the parade ground than the battleground but soon the ornamental spiked 'Pickelhaube' gave way to the steel 'Stahlhem' and colourful tunics to greys, greens and disruptive camouflage. This authoritative text is extensively illustrated and includes four colour plates specially created by military artist, Christa Hook. (Published: 2000) (Publisher: Brassey's) (ISBN: 1857532716) (Pagination: Large format, 144pp, 150+ colour & b&w photos & plates) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$16.51

WORLD ARMY UNIFORMS SINCE 1939

By Andrew Mollo and et al

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) An extensively illustrated study of the uniforms of the World's Armies from 1939 to the 1980s. This is a combined volume of the best selling 'Army Uniforms of World War 2' and 'Army Uniforms since 1945' (Published: 1981) (Publisher: Book Club Associates) (ISBN: 0713711892) (Pagination: 183 + 165pp, 399 col & 132 b/w ills) (Condition: Very good in d/w with faded spine) UL-XXXXXX

$13.21

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