Greenhill, new ed., 2002. 256 pp., numerous photo-ills., + some ills. D.j., 25 x 19cm. FINE. This comprehensive encyclopaedia provides an illustrated and highly detailed account of the guns used by the Allied armies in the West in all theatres of World War II. The book is divided into sections on field and medium artillery, heavy and super-heavy artillery, anti-tank and anti-aircraft guns, railway artillery, coastal guns and recoilless artillery. For each weapon described there is a service history together with the author’s incisive comments on performance, and technical data.