"Echoes of War: Researching Soviet Military Decorations".
Paul J. Schmitt C. 2006, Lorton, VA. English text
Hardcover with dust jacket, 192 pp., 11 1/4" by 8 1/2"
This is the long-awaited volume on Soviet medals research by
one of the authors of "The Comprehensive Guide to Soviet
Orders and Medals". This book is intended to both
complement the original reference and serve as an
indispensable air to a growing audience of hobby-
The volume features the widest published collection of
Soviet awards' serial numbers and awarding information. This
tabulated information is further expounded upon by actual,
contemporary award citations describing a selection of the
feats for which the awards were granted. An added bonus is
provided by period photographs and detailed maps to place
the items in their historical, as well as geographical
Not only will researchers delight in this new addition to
the library of existing references, but the more general
reader interested in militaria or the Eastern Front will
also find much of interest.
Brand new copy in mint condition, hand-signed by the author.
With a limited printing of just 1500 copies, this book is
sure to sell out quickly and become a collectible classic in