Hitler's Last Levy — the Volkssturm 1944-45 - Hans KisselHelion, 2005, Hardback ..
Condition: Very Good. A nice copy of an uncommon title.
First British Edition. [First Published: Germany with the title Der Deutsche Volkssturm 1944/45 in 1962] Illustrated with black and white photographs & colour plates. From the preface: “This work is an account of the German Volkssturm, or Home Guard, which was formed from men unfit for military service, the young and the old, who saw extensive combat during the defence of the Reich between 1944 and 1945. The author describes the Volksssturm’s training, leadership, organization, armament and equipment, in addition to its active service on both the Eastern and Western fronts. It includes translations of documents and eyewitness combat reports.”
Illustrator: Stephen Andrew (Uniform Plates)
Size: 12" x 9"
Number of Pages: 210
Translator: C. F. Colton & Duncan Rogers
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