By Ian V. Hogg
This amazing large-format reference booklet is the final word illustrated advisor to the apparatus utilized by the U.S. military in the course of global warfare II. No different unmarried resource presents rather a lot exact and genuine aspect on guns, autos, ammunition and different wrestle apparatus, including an authoritative rationalization of the advance and advent techniques. The proof and figures are profusely illustrated with over seven hundred pictures and drawings, and set in context within the advent by way of army gear professional Ian V. Hogg. in the course of international conflict II, a variety of army enterprises produced catalogues to fill within the gaps left via the legitimate U.S. struggle division manuals. This resulted in inconsistent technical information showing in several resources. with a purpose to standardise the knowledge and correctly catalogue all of the apparatus, the U.S. Ordnance division all started placing jointly the grasp consultant now released because the American Arsenal, overlaying each piece of apparatus in use and being produced. each determine, date, specification and outline used to be authenticated by means of connection with Ordnance Committee mins and related gurus. The tremendous volume of technical details incorporated makes this a useful reference paintings.