Soviet General & Field Rank Officers Uniforms: 1955 To 1991: Land, Air, Border & Intelligence Services by Adrian StreatherSoviet General & Field Rank Officers Uniforms: 1955 To 1991: Land, Air, Border & Intelligence Services by Adrian Streather

Soviet General & Field Rank Officers Uniforms: 1955 To 1991: Land, Air, Border & Intelligence…

byAdrian Streather

Paperback | February 1, 2010

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This book covers all uniforms issued and worn by the Marshal of the Soviet Union, Marshals, Generals and all field rank officers from 1955 to 1991. It features a well researched and illustrated history of each type of uniform, the period it was approved for and how it was made. However, this book is not just about describing and showing pictures of Soviet officers’ uniforms. It contains a comprehensive collector’s and buyer’s guide, designed primarily to help enthusiasts identify what they might wish to purchase. It provides anecdotes of the author’s purchasing experiences, including the various traps awaiting the inexperienced uniform collectors. Its contents will help any student of the Soviet military identify uniforms properly, and hopefully distinguish an original from a reproduction.
Adrian Streather was born on Christmas Day 1958 in Basingstoke, England, but is an Australian citizen. Adrian, a less than successful racing driver of Ford Escorts many years ago, has friends who actually drove the original Ford GT in competition. Listening to their stories created the desire to write about the Ford GT. However, it was...
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Title:Soviet General & Field Rank Officers Uniforms: 1955 To 1991: Land, Air, Border & Intelligence…Format:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.5 × 7.94 × 0.5 inPublished:February 1, 2010Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1845842677

ISBN - 13:9781845842673

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If you have an interest in the uniforms of the USSR then this is a 'must-have'. I have not come across such a good book on this topic before and the publication is highly recommended. Those collectors of USSR uniforms will find that this book is a necessity and it could help them avoid being sold inaccurate uniform combinations." – militaryarchiveresearch.com