Rare first edition in very good condition. Dust jacket show much wear with staining, bending, and some tears along edges, but it has done its job and protected the hardbound volume underneath. Inner pages are perfect and free of earmarks or notes. Autographed copies on request. Illustrated with excellent photos and artwork. A comprehensive reference covering all standard issue weapons of the Third Reich. This reference is accepted worldwide as the standard text for Third Reich edged weaponry. Contains valuations of all WWII German edged weapons and accouterments in three different conditions.