Cover of the book Backbone of the Whermacht (K98K Book)
Backbone of the Whermacht (K98K Book)
By:   Law
Price:   $ 59.50
Book Description: 
Backbone of the Wehrmacht (The German K98k Rifle, 1934-1945) Author's Revised Edition, 1993. 384 pages, 478 B&W high resolution photos and illustrations, hardcover. The most comprehensive study ever published of the 14,000,000 bolt-action K98k rifles produced in Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. Contains extensive information on the military and commercial background to the K98k; the materials and methods used in the manufacture, inspection and acceptance of the components of the K98k; a year-by-year chronology of K98k manufacturers, with illustrations of markings and data sheets on over 100 contractor/year variations, plus exhaustive data on quantities produced, manufacturing times, personnel, and costs; commercial and contract K98ks, and many 'one-offs' and experimentals. Illustrates and describes virtually every K98k accessory ever produced.

The revised edition includes 150 new images and 38 more pages of text, with four Appendices.

#1 K98K book. An absolute must for ALL K98K collectors and aficionados. The K98K "Standard Reference" ... "bible". Comprehensive, definitive.

Collector Grade Publications (out of Canada) books are the very best///when you buy a Collector Grade book, you're getting the best there is for the money. "Backbone" is the #1 selling Collector Grade book....I have sold more of these than any other title from Collector Grade and one of my best overall all-time hardcover best-sellers....100's sold. (1993, Collector Grade Publications)