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Title:
Modern military uniforms
Author:
McNab, Chris, 1970-
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Publication Information:
London : Amber ; Edison, N.J. : Chartwell Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780785811701
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Over 200 examples of international military uniforms since 1945 are presented along with a text detailing the accessory equipment that would be carried. Organized by country and covering all corners of the globe, specification boxes are included giving date, unit, rank, and theater. The attire of specialist counter-terrorist units is included.


Author Notes

Chris McNab is a freelance writer and researcher specialising in twentieth-century military history. He has a PhD from the University of Wales Aberystwyth, and has published numerous articles on topics ranging from the Victoria Cross to the Falklands War


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
USA and Canadap. 10
United Kingdomp. 31
Soviet Unionp. 71
Europep. 83
Israelp. 114
The Middle Eastp. 129
Africap. 146
Asiap. 163
South Pacificp. 180
India and Pakistanp. 196
Latin Americap. 206
Webbing and Equipmentp. 215
Indexp. 223