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MP 38 and MP 40 submachine guns

Author: A M De Quesada
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Osprey Publishing, [2014]
Series: Weapon, 31.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Nazi Germany's MP 38 and MP 40 submachine guns are among World War II's most recognizable weapons. Widely issued to airborne troops and tank crews owing to their portability and folding stocks, the MP 38 and MP 40 quickly became the signature weapons of Germany's infantry section and platoon leaders. Over 1 million were produced during World War II, many finding their way after 1945 into the hands of paramilitary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A M De Quesada
ISBN: 9781780963884 1780963882
OCLC Number: 856199024
Notes: Includes a parts and specifications diagram.
Description: 80 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Development --
Use --
Impact --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Weapon, 31.
Responsibility: Alejandro de Quesada.

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Nazi Germany's MP 38 and MP 40 submachine guns are among World War II's most recognizable weapons. This title tells the story of the origins, combat use, and lasting influence of two of World War  Read more...

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..".another fine addition to the Weapons series and is one that should be in the library of any enthusiast." --Scott van Aken, www.modelingmadness.com (August 2014)

 
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