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German Paratroopers, 2

The Illustrated History of the Fallschirmjäger in WWII

Chris McNab (Editor)


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Featuring rare images of German paratroopers (Fallschirmj ger) in World War II, this book presents a unique examination of the German airborne soldier.

From the battles over the Low Countries in 1940, to the seizure of Crete in 1941, to fighting on the Eastern Front and later in Italy, this fascinating pictorial guide focuses on the role played by German paratroopers (Fallschirmj ger) during the Second World War. Filled with rarely seen action photos, German Paratroopers also includes background on the recruitment and training of this elite corps, and the specialist equipment created especially for the Third Reich's airborne troops.

Amber Books, 9781782749516, 176pp.

Publication Date: February 4, 2020

About the Author

Chris McNab is a military specialist and author of more than 50 books. He holds a PhD from the University of Wales and lives in South Wales, UK.