Collecting the Edged Weapons of the Third Reich Volume II-This is a first edition, published in 1976. Text investigates key documents, official orders and letters from Solingen that survived the war. This documentation serves to separate the fact from fiction. Includes firsthand information as to how Third Reich blades were designed, manufactured and issued. With 352 pages, including color photo plates, as well as many black and white photos. In good condition though the dust jacket does have some damage, and some folding from shelf use.