Название: Flags of the Third Reich (1): Wehrmacht (Osprey Men-at-Arms 270) Автор: Brian L Davis Издательство: Osprey Publishing Год: 3rd Impression 2003 Формат: PDF Страниц: 50 Размер: 11 Mb Язык: English
The decision to reintroduce unit Colours for the armed forces of the new Wehrmacht involved many problems. No unit flags and standards had been produced since before 1914. Paul Casberg, the well-known master painter and illustrator, was commissioned to design the new Army Colours, a commission which, in his own words, he considered to be 'the most beautiful order I have ever received'. Packed with numerous contemporary photographs, and eight full page colour plates by Malcolm McGregor, Brian L. Davis's text examines the flags of the Wehrmacht, in this first of three volumes concerning flags of the Third Reich.