Published 1996 by Sidgwick & Jackson, published in association with the Imperial War Museum in London .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||War at sea|
|Contributions||Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)|
|LC Classifications||D771 .T56 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 279 p.|
|Number of Pages||279|
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Reproducing seventy-eight rare full-color images from the archives of the Imperial War Museums, it shows us a new—or at least long-forgotten—World War II. In these pages, we see the vivid hues of flames, the richly colored fabrics of flags and uniforms, intense blue skies high over battlefields, faces of suntanned soldiers on the march, and.
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I am once again indebted to the Director, Mr F. Carr, and the Trustees of the National Maritime Museum for permission to reproduce certain of the works of British War Artists, the originals of which are the property of the Museum, and to Mr A.
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