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US Small Arms in World War II – 1st edition

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US Small Arms in World War II – 1st edition

A Photographic History of the Weapons in Action

Tom Laemlein

Armor Plate Press, Osprey Publishing, 2011: 1st edition

Hardback; 290 x 220 mm; black boards with titles in gold on spine; 248 pages. Profusely illustrated and printed on good quality glossy paper. Original unclipped dust jacket.

The book is in fine condition.

“From the humorous to the poignant, this incredible collection of wartime images reveals ordinary GIs on the frontline. From the deserts of North Africa to Normandy and from Guadalcanal to Iwo Jima, every theater of war is covered and each image details the small arms that the average GI carried with him to wage war and win an historic victory. All the key small arms, from the commonplace Grease Gun to the rare Johnson rifle, and including pistols, rifles, carbines, combat shotguns, automatic rifles and machine guns are included. Tom Laemlein has created a unique photo study that draws together a rare collection of classic images (many never before seen). These images together with a short introduction to each weapon tells the combat story of the US Army at war.”

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Author(s):
Tom Laemlein
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
290 x 220 mm
Edition:
2011: 1st edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781849084949
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Armor Plate Press, Osprey Publishing
Title:
US Small Arms in World War II – 1st edition

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US Small Arms in World War II – 1st edition

A Photographic History of the Weapons in Action

Tom Laemlein

Armor Plate Press, Osprey Publishing, 2011: 1st edition

Hardback; 290 x 220 mm; black boards with titles in gold on spine; 248 pages. Profusely illustrated and printed on good quality glossy paper. Original unclipped dust jacket.

The book is in fine condition.

“From the humorous to the poignant, this incredible collection of wartime images reveals ordinary GIs on the frontline. From the deserts of North Africa to Normandy and from Guadalcanal to Iwo Jima, every theater of war is covered and each image details the small arms that the average GI carried with him to wage war and win an historic victory. All the key small arms, from the commonplace Grease Gun to the rare Johnson rifle, and including pistols, rifles, carbines, combat shotguns, automatic rifles and machine guns are included. Tom Laemlein has created a unique photo study that draws together a rare collection of classic images (many never before seen). These images together with a short introduction to each weapon tells the combat story of the US Army at war.”

Author(s):
Tom Laemlein
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
290 x 220 mm
Edition:
2011: 1st edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781849084949
Number of pages:
248
Publisher:
Armor Plate Press, Osprey Publishing
Title:
US Small Arms in World War II – 1st edition

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