The German Army: 1914-18/ Donald Fosten, Robert Marrion, Gerry Embleton. Osprey Men at Arms Series 80. Softcover. New edition 1989. Out of print. Condition: Very good. ISBN 085045283X
This fascinating book explores the organisation, tactics, weapons, uniforms, equipment and origins of the Imperial German Army, which began the Great War as the most professional armed force in the world and ended it in 1918 with its ultimate defeat. Numerous contemporary photographs and eight full colour plates illustrate the informative text which covers such wide-ranging topics as conscription, artillery and the army veterinary corps, together with the uniforms and equipment of troops from a variety of services.