Friday, July 10, 2009 - 12:09 AM UTC
New Release from Concord on The German Army’s retreat on the Eastern front.
6525 Fighting Withdrawal - The German Retreat in the East 1944-45 by Gordon Rottman examines pictorially this long fighting retreat of German forces, with the focus being on the closing years of the war from 1944-45.

With plenty of black and white photos of the uniforms and weapons of German soldiers as they retreated westward including Volkssturm personnel in the closing weeks of the war.

Also included are four color plates by illustrator Dmitriy Zgonnik. These portray grenadiers from a range of units as they appeared in combat, with pertinent comments on their uniforms, personal equipment and weapons outlined in the accompanying captions.

52 Pages,139 photos, 4 color plates

ISBN 962-361-154-4

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It looks like another interesting book from Concord. I'm affraid, I will have to get it. Thanks for the news, Pat. -A-
JUL 10, 2009 - 01:10 AM
Yep, sounds interesting as I am mostly into Russian Front, (Fall 1943 -End of War). milvehfan
JUL 10, 2009 - 08:17 AM
Looks like a good photo reference, will have to pick this one up as well
JUL 10, 2009 - 12:17 PM
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