TITLE

LETTERS

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Sharon Diane; Tamura, Gerald; Wilshire, Robert M.; Ames, Allan
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Jul2005, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues. "Surviving the Great Escape," which discussed the concentration camp Stalag Luft III in Zagan, Poland; Information on the Battle of Sekigahara; "A Luger's Story," which described the artillery model Luger.
ACCESSION #
17562935

 

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