The definitive work on Hitler's war machine, charting its evolution from the formidable force which won stunning victories during the Blitzkrieg in 1940, to the hard campaigns it fought in the deserts of North Africa and the frozen wastelands of the Soviet Union to the eventual retreat to the Fatherland itself. Drawing upon Osprey Publishing's unique archive, this volume expertly weaves together the story of the development and deployment of Hitler's armies displayed alongside a stunning collection of original artwork and photographs to show the uniform and equipment of the various land forces.
Blitzkrieg: Hitler’s War Machine Unleashed
Desert Warfare: Rommel’s Afrika Korps
The Surprise Assault: Operation Barbarossa and the war in the East 1941–43
The Tide Turns: War on the Western Front 1944
The Final Defeats: Retreat to the Fatherland 1944–45