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  • Handbook for the Mounting, Universal, 20 mm. Gun, Mk. I
    • No. 1 with Cradle for One Automatic 20 mm. Gun M2 (American Type Hispano), No. 2 with Cradle for One Oerlikon or Polsten 20 mm. Gun and Equipment, The War Office, 15 January 1944, 41 pages, 13 plates of drawings. Covers General Description, Instructions for Assembly, Stripping and Operation, Adjustments, Care and Maintenance, Sights, Main Weights and Dimensions, Nomenclature, Equipment. FREE
  • Handbook of the Gun, Machine, Polsten, 20 mm. Mk. I
    • The War Office, 6 May 1944, 51 pages, 14 plates of drawings. Covers Stripping and Assembling Mechanism, Care and Cleaning, Greasing of Ammunition, Magazine, 30 Round, 20 mm. Polsten Mk. I, Magazine, 20 mm. Oerlikon Mk. II, Main Weights and Dimensions, Appendices. FREE
  • Handbook on German Military Forces
    • Technical Manual TM-E 30-451, Military Intelligence Division, War Department, Washington, D.C., 1 September 1943, 405 pages, 98 photos, 111 color illustrations, 20 drawings, 62 tables, 8 charts, 16 aircraft three-view illustrations. This is the 1943 edition, which was a revision of TM 30-450 of 17 December 1941. The purpose of this handbook was to give both officers and men a better understanding of their principal enemy in Europe. FREE
  • Handbook on the Soviet Armed Forces
    • AP-220-3-19-69-INT, Defense Intelligence Agency, July 1969, 300 pages, 333 photos and illustrations including color plates of uniforms, insignia, decorations, awards, medals. FREE
  • Handbook on the British Army with Supplements on the Royal Air Force and Civilian Defense Organizations
    • Technical Manual TM 30-410, War Department, 30 September 1942, 438 pages, photos, organizational charts, tables, maps, drawings, illustrations, 15 color plates. Contents: Organization; Ranks, Uniforms, and Insignia; Armament and Equipment; Tactics; Military Intelligence in the Field; Maps and Conventional Signs and Symbols; Miscellaneous; Abbreviations; Glossaries; Supplement No. 1: Royal Air Force [General, Organization, Services, Signal Comunications, Camouflage and Markings]; Supplement No. 2: Civilian Defence Organizations; Index. FREE
  • History and Rhymes of the Lost Battalion
    • by "Buck Private" McCollum, sketches by Franklin Sly, includes both the 1923 and enlarged 1929 editions of this classic work of World War I, 231 pages, photos, numerous sketches. FREE
  • History and Role of Armor
    • U.S. Army Armor School, Fort Knox, Kentucky, 1966, 72 pages, photos, drawings, illustrations. FREE
  • History of Prisoner of War Utilization by the United States Army 1776-1945
    • Department of the Army Pamphlet No. 20-213, by Lt.Col. George G. Lewis and Capt. John Mewha, Department of the Army, June 1955, 296 pages, charts, tables, map,illustrations, photos. Contents: The Early Wars (The Revolutionary War; Prisoners of War as Instruments of Retaliation and Parole; The Lack of Utilization of Prisoners of War During the Civil War); The Beginnings of Global Warfare (The Spanish-American War; Prisoner of War Employment During World War I; Planning Between the World Wars); World War II (Early Policies; The Italian Service Units; Contract Labor: The Development of the War Department-War Manpower Commission Agreement, August 1943, and Implementing Directives; Application of the Contract Policy; Governmental Employment of Prisoners of War; The Closing Phases of the Program in the United States; The Mediterranean Theater; The Middle East; The European Theater; The Pacific Area and the China-Burma-India Theater; Summary and Conclusions); Glossary of Abbreviations; Bibliography; Appendix: Service Units Utilizing Indigenous and PW Labor in the Mediterranean Theater, November 1945. FREE
  • History of the Air Corps Tactical School, 1920-1940
    • by Robert T. Finney. USAF Historical Studies No. 100, 1955. Research Studies Institute, USAF Historical Division, Air University, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. 100 pages, footnotes, appendices, iIndex. FREE

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