Modern British Webbing Equipment by Simon HowlettModern British Webbing Equipment by Simon Howlett

Modern British Webbing Equipment

bySimon Howlett

Paperback | February 15, 2010

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Since the end of World War Two and the increasing threat of Nuclear, Biological and Chemical [NBC] warfare during the Cold War, equipment designers have focused on building NBC protection and decontamination into the British soldier's webbing equipment. The capabilities of 1958-pattern webbing were known to be very poor, yet it was not until the exposure of its shortcomings during the Falklands War of 1982 that a suitable nylon-based load-carrying equipment was developed.
Simon Howlett has been researching and collecting British infantry equipment on a non-commercial basis for over 20 years, with particular interest in British webbing equipment starting with 1958-pattern right up to modern-day modular concepts. He lives in Hampshire, England.
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Title:Modern British Webbing EquipmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 10.25 × 7.5 × 0.25 inPublished:February 15, 2010Publisher:The Crowood Press UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1847971407

ISBN - 13:9781847971401

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