STEEL THUNDER ON THE EASTERN FRONT by Stackpole Books, Text by Michael Olive -- A visual history of the artillery used by the Germans and Russians on the Eastern Front in World War II. Features hundreds of photos, most of them from private collections around the world, depicting artillery pieces, other equipment, and the men who crewed the guns. A color insert shows preserved guns and ammunition. This is an ideal reference for military history fans, scholars, modelers, and reenactors.
The Queen has a very special piece of jewelery she wears for her Birthday Parade – the Brigade of Guards Brooch. Created for Queen Mary, it features the badges of the five regiments of the Foot Guards. The motto, ‘Quinque Juncta in Uno’ (‘Five Joined in One’), defines the unity of the brigades.