By Floyd R. Tubbs
Perhaps the main simply famous army helmet of the twentieth century is the German Stahlhel. within the revised and extended version of this vintage, Floyd R. Tubbs and Robert w. Clawson establish and classify the Stahlhelm and relate its heritage, designs, positive aspects, and uses.
No unmarried kingdom has produced any such wide array of helmets as did Germany within the early a part of the final century, from civil protection to fireside and police forces to airborne forces. although in response to an identical thought, each one version, layout, and version was once developed with a particular goal, with the shapes for the helmets differing, the metals occuring in numerous weights, and the strengths and characteristics and the liners being specific to every category.
As the one ebook at the German wrestle helmet at the moment in print, this version, with its specified drawings and illustrative photos, will entice the collector in addition to the army historian.