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).
Baltic warships: Part 3: Stockholm - During our stay in Stockholm we saw the city's namesake patrol boat (ex-corvette), HSwMS *Stockholm*. When they were built in the mid 1980s the class wa...
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