1st Eng., ed., 1968. 278 pp., 512 cold., plates. D.j., 18 x 12cm. V.G. This book illustrates 512 military uniforms of the world from the year 1506 until the present day. It provides a pocket encyclopaedia of the soldiers of the world, with their history and heritage. The authenticity of the illustrations has been checked with principal military museums of the nations concerned and the text gives not only the details of individual uniforms and regiments but also of the wars and campaigns in which particular regiments took part.