In keeping with the uniform encyclopedias theme, I stumbled across a book due this August for World War I, according to Amazon. It's supposed to cover more than 450 uniforms in 256 pages.
Based on the pictures on the cover, it looks like the volume might be a good value for the money and probably not a bad choice for someone looking to get started in the period. That said, a few reviewers on Amazon have noted that the publisher, Lorenz, has made errors related to accuracy in the past (esp. with the 19th C. Uniforms Encyclopedia).
German Flakschiff: Arcona and Medusa - SMS *Arcona* and SMS *Medusa* were two of the ten light cruisers that formed the *Gazelle*-class. They were built in the early years of the twentieth centu...
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