Third Reich Belt Buckles: An Illustrated Handbook and Price by Bob Evans

By Bob Evans

In the event you gather any form of international warfare II militaria you'll eventually come upon a Nazi buckle. while you're excited about the art and the standard of development otherwise you need to know what it's worthy, you would like this e-book to your militaria library. This publication may help you in lots of methods: tells you the approximate price of the buckle in trendy militaria marketplace; what association it used to be utilized by; while and who made it; designated photos assist you make sure no matter if the buckle is an unique or a duplicate; in contrast to different belt buckle books measurements are supplied in inches instead of in decimals; offers learn assets for extra distinctive research. costs of Nazi belt buckles have risen dramatically over the last 5 years because of a constrained provide of unique buckles. This e-book opens the door to a desirable militaria collectible with a so much striking background.

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Napoleon's Specialist Troops (Men-at-Arms, Volume 199) by Philip J. Haythornthwaite

By Philip J. Haythornthwaite

Even though much less celebrated than the infantry and cavalry, Napoleon's 'specialist' troops – artillery, engineers and assisting companies – have been integral components with out which no military can have operated, and often assumed better value than the road regiments. certainly, having suffered least from the emigration of Royalist officials, the artillery was once the easiest component of the early Republican armies, the nucleus of the previous Royal artillery serving with contrast within the early campaigns resembling Valmy. The corporation and uniform of Napoleon's professional troops are right here tested by means of Philip Haythornwaite in a attractive quantity complemented by way of a wealth of illustrations together with 8 complete web page color plates by means of Bryan Fosten.

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Queen Victoria's Commanders by Michael Barthorp, Douglas Anderson

By Michael Barthorp, Douglas Anderson

Michael Barthorp's exciting and authoritative examine comprises key commanders corresponding to (India 1837-56) Charles Napier, Hugh Gough, Harry Smith; (Crimean warfare) Lord Raglan, James Scarlett, George Cathcart, John Pennefather; (Indian Mutiny) John Nicholson, Henry Havelock, desire supply, Colin Campbell; (India 1860-98) Frederick Roberts; (Africa) Robert Napier, Garnet Wolseley, Herbert Stewart, Evelyn wooden, Redvers Buller, Hector Macdonald and Herbert Kitchener – between others.

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Roman Military Clothing: AD 400-640 by Raffaele D'Amato, Graham Sumner

By Raffaele D'Amato, Graham Sumner

This publication is the concluding a part of a rigorous research of theliterary, sculptural, pictorial and archaeological proof for Roman army garments, masking the final days of the Western Empire, and the for much longer list of the japanese, within the fifth to seventh centuries. The proof from this drastically vibrant interval â€" while Germanic and Persian types, first brought by means of mercenaries, have been largely followed through Roman armies â€" is very wealthy. The textual content is illustrated with many photos of infrequent fabric unearths, and mosaic paintings; with cautious drawings of alternative figurative resources; and with Graham Sumner’s meticulous and impressive color reconstructions.

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American Civil War Armies: Volunteer Militia by Philip Katcher

By Philip Katcher

Uniformed volunteer devices have been raised by way of members, frequently from an area's social Г©lite who had sufficient spare time and money to spend on such enthusiasms. They voted on their unit designation, their officials and non-commissioned officials, their unit principles, and their uniform. Many destiny leaders realized their abilities in those ranks, and volunteer armed forces devices shaped the middle of many combating devices on each side of the Mason-Dixon line. With assistance from a number of photos and illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by way of Ron Volstad, Philip Katcher does an outstanding activity of detailing the uniforms of the volunteer defense force of the yank Civil battle.

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Wolfe's Army (Men-at-Arms, Volume 48) by Robin May

By Robin May

The British victory at Quebec in 1759 was once a landmark within the heritage of North the US. during this 'year of miracles', in accordance with Horace Walpole, you may 'never find the money for to overlook a unmarried reproduction of a newspaper for worry of lacking a British victory somewhere'. Of the entire pivotal figures within the Seven Years' battle, a forged which incorporated George Washington, Sir William Johnson, Lord Howe and Montcalm, Major-General Wolfe is still etched so much deeply in Americans' stories for his heroic management at Quebec. more suitable by way of illustrations and images, this ebook specializes in the British forces all through their disastrous and effective desert campaigns which eventually ensured the start of the English-speaking usa of America.

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The Cossacks (Men-at-Arms, Volume 13) by Albert Seaton

By Albert Seaton

The time period "Cossack" was once initially utilized to the Tartar raiders who roamed the Southern simple, the note coming from the Turko-Tartar, that means first and foremost "free adventurer." within the fifteenth century whilst it all started to consult a humans special by means of their very own tongue and customs who shaped separate groups. those robust, unfastened Cossack groups have been noticeable as a possibility to the Tsar till in 1671 they have been obliged to swear fealty. From that date onwards Cossacks served in all of Russia's wars, so much famously while 50,000 Don Cossacks fought opposed to Napoleon of which almost part died in conflict or on crusade. The Cossacks ultimately built their very own army constitution with rank titles, uniforms and gear all of that are exact in during this volume.

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The War in Cambodia 1970-75 (Men-at-Arms, Volume 209) by Kenneth J. Conboy

By Kenneth J. Conboy

This booklet examines the uniforms, gear, background and organization of the troops that fought in Cambodia within the Seventies. US and Cambodian forces are all lined, together with exact Operations, and the process the conflict is summarised. Uniforms are proven in complete illustrated detail.

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