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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

$48.01

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

$48.01

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

$110.42

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

$19.20

AN COSANTOIR. THE IRISH DEFENCE JOURNAL MAY 1975 VOL.XXXV. NO 5

By Comdt. Con Costello Editor

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) This issue is devoted to a history of Uniforms by John M Hudson and F Glenn Thompson depicting the dress worn by Irish Forces commencing with the Irish Volunteers of 1915 up to the 1970s. (Published: 1975) (Pagination: 51pp numerous illustrations.) (Condition: Good in rubbed covers) UL-XXXXXX

$8.00

D.D.R. COLLECTORS REFERENCE GUIDES 1949-1990: VOL 1 FLAGS AND BANNERS

By Tony L Oliver

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Stapled covers. Flags and banners of the DDR. Political and para-military. Including Trumpet Banners, Drum-Drapes, Pennants, Honour-Ribbons etc. (Published: 1993) (Publisher: T.L.O. Publications) (Pagination: 107pp, 93 full-page ills inc 90 in full colour, pocket size) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$40.01

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

$6.40

LE ANTICHE UNIFORMI DELLA TRUPPE LEGGERE

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Italian text. A collection of sixteen A5 size full colour cards illustrating uniforms and dress of light troops of the Italian principalities from 1776 to 1797. Original drawings by Ernesto de Chiappa. (Published: 1973) (Publisher: Guardia di Finanza) (ISBN: No ISBN) (Pagination: 16 cards) (Condition: cards fine in beige paper folder with white label on front) UL-XXXXXX

$32.01

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

$384.08

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

$41.61

LE UNIFORMI DELL'A.O.I. (SOMALIA 1889-1941)

By Piero Crociani and Andrea Viotti

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Uniforms of Italian East Africa (Somalia 1889-1941). Each of the numerous illustrations of the uniforms has a short descriptive text in Italian and English detailing the colours. Damaged copy. Book folded approx one third down. Light foxing on front and back pages and one figure page. Scarce item so still very useful as a reference copy. (Published: 1980) (Publisher: La Roccia) (Pagination: 40pp of text, 35pp of b/w illustrationss, large format) (Condition: good, slightly damaged (creased)) UL-XXXXXX

$48.01

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

$105.62

CHINA REGIMENTAL 100 YEARS - CHINESE TEXT -

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Chinese text. Uniforms and insignia for all branches of the Chinese Military from 1904 to 1999. The illustrations are colour drawings with a few black and white photographs to compliment the narrative. (Published: 2005) (Publisher: Gold Wall Press) (ISBN: 7800846792) (Pagination: 456pp, profusely illustrated) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$64.01

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

$16.00

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

$12.80

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

$6.40

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

$8.00

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

$12.80

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

$12.80

A BLANDFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA IN COLOUR: INFANTRY UNIFORMS 1855-1939

By Robert & Christopher Wilkinson-Latham

(Subject: Uniforms, Dress & Insignia - General) Blue boards, no d/w. A companion volume to Infantry uniforms 1742-1855, the book covers the development of uniforms, weapons and equipment up to 1939. It includes 89 plates relating to uniforms, and seven on weapons, shakos and medals. (Published: 1970) (Publisher: Blandford Press) (ISBN: 071370525) (Pagination: 227pp, 95 col plates) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$8.00

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