|Product Name||German Order of Battle: 291st-999th Infantry Divisions, Named Infantry Divisions, and Special Divisions in WWII (Stackpole Military History Series)|
|Category||Book / Magazine / Publication|
|Amazon.com||Buy on Amazon ~ 0811734374|
|Price New||13.38 US Dollars (curriencies)|
|Price Used||13.30 US Dollars (curriencies)|
|Width||0.96 inches (convert)|
|Height||8.96 inches (convert)|
|Length||6.08 inches (convert)|
|Weight||22.4 ounces (convert)|
|Author||Samuel W. Mitcham Jr.|
|Features||Used Book in Good Condition|
|Long Description||Narrative histories highlighting organization, combat experiences, and casualties of each division Lists of constituent units and division commanders Sources for further reading on each division This second of 3 volumes on German ground forces in World War II covers the 291st through 999th Infantry Divisions; named infantry divisions (e.g., Division von Manteuffel and Division Sicily); jaeger, light, and mountain divisions; security divisions; and Luftwaffe ground divisions, including parachute, flak, and field troops. The units presented here show how truly diverse the German Army was.|
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