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    Looking for a book on Beda Fomm

    Dr G, I agree with your comments. I only mention it as I am not sure if Jeff is after all available information. Regards, Bob
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    Looking for a book on Beda Fomm

    Jeff, This is an old book and I am not sure that it will be detailed enough for your purposes. Regards, Bob
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    Mussolini's War series

    Marek, Thanks for the update. Will a paper back be available outside of the USA? I personally do not like kindle editions of reference books. I have looked on Amazon UK and it is only available at this moment in time in kindle format. Regards, Bob
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    Luogotenente generale Francesco Antonelli

    Frollo, Sorry, totally misread your message. Bob
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    Luogotenente generale Francesco Antonelli

    Frollo, The website website Generals.dk give his date of birth 4th July 1897. Can’t help with his place of birth. Regards, Bob
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    Greek naval operations in the Adriatic

    Evening all. With reference to the above I have looked at Marc Antonio Bragadin‘s excellent book, The Italian Navy in World War Two. A quick perusal reveals that he devotes only two pages to the Regia Marina’s operations against Greece. This confirms what you say Jeff that there was not a lot of...
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    Photos of Generals

    Frollo, The below photo was taken from the recent Rommel’s Italian Generals in North Africa. La Feflat is listed but there is no photo. The other Generals you name are not listed in the book. Regards, Bob
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    New Article on the early Condottieri

    Pardon my ignorance, but who or what is EC? It is the first time that I have heard that only one gun in a turret on a Giussano could be fired at a time. Bob
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    White Devils! "Monte Cervino" Alpine Ski Battalion, 1941-1943

    Jeff, I have now read the book. First thing to say Jeff is that you are an expert on the Monte Cervino and I have read it with little knowledge. I was hoping that I would learn a great deal but this wasn’t the case. But that could possibly be the fact that this book is advertised as photos and...
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    New Article on the early Condottieri

    Andreas, Ah, yes I remember now. When I saw the presumed artefact for sale I did a search and saw the photographs that you mention. Just one last thought if you are doing more similar posts. The Orizzonte Mare books are an excellent source of not only technical information but also photos. The...
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    New Article on the early Condottieri

    Andreas, Very interesting article. When will part 2 be published? Have you read the anatomy of ships book which covers the Colleoni? It gives very detailed info on the construction of the vessel with good diagrams Together with her with its history and sinking. Not that long ago, a piece of...
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    Kit Packing Manual?

    Jeff, Do these items belong to you? If so, they are very impressive!! Regards, Bob
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    The Italian Army in North Africa, 1940-43: Luck Was Lacking, But Valor Was Not

    All, I too have ordered this book. I checked today with the book shop that I ordered it through to be told that they have no idea when it will be published. Very fru!!! Regards, Bob
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    White Devils! "Monte Cervino" Alpine Ski Battalion, 1941-1943

    Jeff, Book arrived today, will read it and update this thread. Regards, Bob
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    White Devils! "Monte Cervino" Alpine Ski Battalion, 1941-1943

    Jeff, I wasn’t aware of this book and have just ordered it. Will read it and review the osprey book which I have and update this thread in due course. Regards, Bob
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