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Table of Contents
Introduction Model 1897 75 mm Field Gun 60 pounder Mk I Medium Howitzer 9.2 in Mk I Heavy Siege Howitzer The 'Long Max' The 'Paris Gun' 520 mm Schneider Howitzer Bofors 40 mm Light Anti-Aircraft Gun 5 cm PaK 38 Anti-Tank Gun 5.5 in Mk III Medium Gun M1 155 mm Howitzer 80 cm K (E) 'Schwere Gustav' Gun V-2 Rocket Glossary/Some useful websites Index
Simon Adams was born in Bristol and studied at London and Bristol universities. He then worked as an editor of children's reference books before becoming a full-time writer 18 years ago. Since then, he has written and contributed to more than 70 books on subjects as varied as American history, the sinking of the Titanic, the two world wars and the history of jazz. He lives in London, listens to lots of jazz, and is an avid reader of both fiction and non-fiction books.