Horses of the German Army in World War II

Johnson, Paul Louis. Horses of the German Army in World War II. Atglen, PA: Schiffer 2006. 240p, over 500 photos, some in color. New hardcover in d.j. ** Horses made up 80% of the German army's transport system--"probably the last mass use of horses in warfare." Chapters on various breeds and their uses, selection and training of personnel, supply in the field, the veterinary service, the remount system, cavalry equipment, and the cavalry in action. With many photos showing the horse-mounted or driven troops (a few are not for the squeamish). Heavy; shipping/handling may be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering. Item #13445

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