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World War 2 In Review Special Number 25: Republic P-47 Thunderbolt By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Number 25. First eBook Edition 2016. Twenty-fifth in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial history of the Republic P-47... More > Thunderbolt with 279 photos, illustrations and drawings. The P-47 was one of the largest and heaviest fighter aircraft in history to be powered by a single piston engine. It was heavily armed with eight .50-caliber machine guns, four per wing. The Thunderbolt was one of the main United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) fighters of World War II, and served with other Allied air forces, notably those of France (Armee de l'air), Britain (RAF), and Russia (Soviet air force). Mexican and Brazilian squadrons fighting alongside the U.S. were also equipped with the P-47. This pictorial history features over 250 photographs and illustrations of the famous "Jug" in USAAF and foreign service.< Less
World War 2 In Review: Volume 1 Number 2 By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Series Volume 1 Number 2. First Edition 2017. The second in the series, presenting articles and pictorials on topics covering many aspects of World War 2: (1) USS... More > Franklin CV-13 Pictorial (2) Ordeal of the Franklin (3) USS Franklin CV-13: War Damage Report No. 56 (4) O’Callahan of the Franklin (5) Battle of the Atlantic (6) Submarines Pacific (6) The Passing of Harry Hill (British merchant marine sailor, POW) (7) Dahlgren Naval Proving Ground (8) USS Sitkoh Bay CVE-86 (9) Robert Taylor, U.S. Navy. 205 photos/illustrations.< Less
Pearl Harbor: "This Is No Drill!" By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 History No. 11. First ePub Edition 2016. 39 articles/documents on the 7 December 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Partial list of contents: Japanese Battle Order for... More > Pearl Harbor Attack; U.S. Note to Japan, 26 November 1941; Japan’s Envoys Unaware of Pearl Harbor Attack; War Warnings: Deliberately Confused Messages; USS Ward’s Attack on Japanese Midget Submarine at Pearl Harbor; Attack on Pearl Harbor; A Marine’s View from Kaneohe NAS; A Sailor’s View from Battleship Row; A Sailor’s View from USS Tangier; A Sailor’s View from USS Vestal; A Sailor’s View from USS Sumner; A Sailor’s View from Ford Island NAS; USS Arizona Memorial; Churchill: “Roosevelt Did Know"; The Road to Pearl Harbor; The Battle of Pearl Harbor: December 7, 1941: “Day of Infamy"; Chronology of the Pearl Harbor Attack; Pearl Harbor Heroes: George Welsh and Ken Taylor; Bombs Over Pearl Harbor: A Family Affair; Japan’s Pearl Harbor Spy, Takeo Yoshikawa; The Second Japanese Attack. 91 photos; 1 drawing; 3 maps.< Less
Rear Area Security In Russia: The Soviet Second Front Behind the German Lines By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 History No. 19. First eBook Edition, 2015. Expanded edition of the 1951 Department of the Army Pamphlet 20-240, with photos and additional text. This study on the problems... More > of rear area security is based on German experiences during the Russian campaign. Particularly striking examples have been selected which show most clearly the type of disturbances created by the Russians, the German countermeasures taken against them, and the lessons learned from experience. Contents: (1) German Plans and Preparations (2) The Front Behind the Front (3) Interference by Isolated Russian Units (4) German Attempts to Restore the Local Economy (5) The Rise of the Partisan Front (6) Attacks on Rail Communications (7) Disruptions of Highway Traffic (8) Attacks on Supply Depots (9) Conclusions. 17 photos, 2 maps.< Less
Development of Armored Vehicles Volume 1: Tanks By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press Military Reprint MR26 (First Reprint Edition, 2015). This work is a handy overview of every experimental and production tank built in the United States between 1918 and 1947. Each... More > vehicle is covered with a full page photo and a page of data giving the vehicle nomenclature (official name), date produced, total production, armament, armor, maximum speed, weight, engine, suspension and tracks, plus a remarks section which is often critical of weaknesses in the vehicle. This is a very useful photographic resource of American tank development from World War I through 1947. Originally published 1 September 1947 by AGF Board No. 2, Fort Knox, Kentucky, this Merriam Press edition is a facsimile reprint. 94 photos.< Less
World War 2 In Review Special Number 16: Stuart M3 and M5 Light Tanks By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Number 16. First eBook Edition 2016. Sixteenth in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview with 348 B&W and color... More > photos, drawings and illustrations of the M3 and M5 light tanks, including variants and experimental prototypes.< Less
Nakajima Ki-43 Oscar: World War 2 In Review Special By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Series. First eBook Edition 2017. Seventeenth in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview with 280 photos, illustrations... More > and drawings of the Japanese Nakajima Ki.43 fighter, known as “Oscar” to the Allies. In action within days after Pearl Harbor, the diminutive Oscar served with the Japanese Army Air Forces until the end of hostilities. More Ki.43s were in service than any other Army type and its service record proved an especially interesting one. View images of this warplane in production, testing, training, and combat as well as captured examples being flown by Allied test pilots.< Less
Lockheed Hudson: World War 2 In Review Special By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Series. First eBook Edition 2017. Second in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview of one of the most versatile... More > aircraft of World War II. The Lockheed Hudson was an American-built light bomber and coastal reconnaissance aircraft built initially for the Royal Air Force shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War and primarily operated by the RAF thereafter. They were also used extensively with the Royal Canadian Air Force's anti-submarine squadrons, as well as with the Royal Australian and New Zealand Air Forces in the Pacific, and with the USAAF and the US Navy in a variety of roles. 336 photos, illustrations and drawings.< Less
American Fighting Vehicles Volume 2: World War 2 In Review Special By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Number 16. First eBook Edition 2016. Sixteenth in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview with 348 B&W/color... More > photos/illustrations of (1) Six-ton Tank M1917 (2) Tank Mark VIII (3) Christie Tank Designs (4) Marmon-Herrington CTLS Light Tanks (5) M3/M5 Light Tank “Stuart” (6) M22 Light Tank “Locust” (7) M24 Light Tank “Chaffee." Including prototype, test and experimental models. Color printing on heavy coated stock.< Less
German Fighting Vehicles Volume 1: World War 2 In Review Special By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special Series. First Edition 2017. Eleventh in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview with 436 photos, illustrations and... More > drawings of the following German AFVs: (1) Panzerkampfwagen IV medium tank (SdKfz 161). (2) Jagdpanzer IV and Panzer IV/70 tank destroyer (SdKfz 162). (3) Panzerwerfer rocket launcher half-track (SdKfz 4/1). (4) German Armored Fighting Vehicle Production During World War II. Color printing on heavy coated stock.< Less