Hardback; very good in scuffed pictorial boards. ; A pictorial history of British airborne smocks; includes over-smocks, the Windak smock, experimental garments, paratrooper trousers and post-war items including DPM and MTP. Featuring close-up colour photographs. ; 204 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Not simply a book dedicated to one iconic garment but covering the history of all the British airborne smocks from the very earliest models right up until present day, lavishly illustrated with a large amount of exceptional surviving artefacts as well as some wonderful period images, some being published for the very first time. The British Airborne Forces has always held a deep fascination for collector and military historian alike. Even someone with a passing interest will surely find elements of this work valuable. The book covers step in smocks, Denison smocks the extremely rare Windak smock, experimental items, paratrooper trousers and post war developments.
A super book full of great detailed photographs and some very well thought out and sensible text about the subject --Mons Star
a excellent in-depth study of the Airborne smock from the very beginning to the modern era. Excellent pictures throughout and a must for anyone interested in Airborne forces history --By Pinky
I loved it. The book deals with the first Smocks of the British airborne. The copy of the German Smock to the famous Denison Smock of WW II to the modern and different / personalized varieties of the WW II Denison Smock. --Jan Ribentrot
Title: DENISON: BRITISH AIRBORNE SPECIALIST ...
Publisher: Military Mode Publishing
Publication Date: 2013
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Military Mode Publishing, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. New hardback copies. ; A pictorial history of British airborne smocks; includes over-smocks, the Windak smock, experimental garments, paratrooper trousers and post-war items including DPM and MTP. Featuring close-up colour photographs. ; 204 pages. Seller Inventory # 57079
Book Description Military Mode, 2013. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1626201846