This is spectacular new book from Europe s leading uniform and equipment publisher will follow in the footsteps as such classics from the past as From Doughboy to GI.Histoire and Collections has earned a reputation for producing the finest, incredibly detailed and sumptuously illustrated books. Their technique reaches a new level with this latest book.All the uniforms, insignia, badges, weapons and equipment of the ETO are described in detail and depicted in both photographs and full color graphics.This book is a must for any collector in the field.REVIEWS This book must rate a perfect 10 for your reference library the heavyweight champion of reference books for anyone interested in modeling the World War II G.I. s and their equipment one resource book that can just about do it all...This treasure book even concludes with a selection of some trophies liberated from the other side. If you can only buy one book for your WWII G.I. references, buy Government Issue and see where the term G.I. came from. Thank you, Mr. Enjames. Historica Formus 3/05"