Offered for sale is this
ORIGINAL 1943 FULL COLOR PHOTO BOOK ROMMEL & THE GERMAN AFRIKAKORPS
BALKENKREUZ ÜBER WÜSTENSAND
PROBABLY THE BEST THIRD REICH BOOK ON THE NORTH AFRICA CAMPAIGN
WITH EXCELLENT FULL COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS
This extremely interesting 8-1/4 x 10-1/4 inch, 160-page hardcover book was published by a Luftwaffe propaganda unit that was attached to the famous Afrikakorps. The book was published in 1943 by the Stalling Verlag in Oldenburg, Germany – a well known publisher of high quality books.
The book contains 100 Afrikakorps photos, most of them in full color and many in full page and even double page size!!
Balkenkreuz über Wüstensand, together with Helden der Wüste are definitely the best original Third Reich Afrikakorps photo books with full color photos! The book gives a lot of information about almost the entire Africa campaign from 1941 to 1943, including the daily life of the German soldiers in the North African desert. The foreword is written by the DESERT FOX himself, Generalfeldmarschall Erwin Rommel. The book has some repairable damage on the spine, some discoloration on the cover, otherwise nice condition.
An excellent addition to every collection of historical DAK, World War Two or Third Reich material!
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