A Dictionary on Modern Fortification, by Rudi Rolf. Included a black-and-white map of Europe featuring 19th and 20th century fortresses and defence positions. Size 72 x 102 cm!
464 pages - hardcover -21 x 26 cm. Price: € 50

Illustrations

Over 760 illustrations:

Survey maps of the national defence systems of Great Britain, France, Germany, Austria, Russia, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia and Romania.

Lay out of the fortesses:

Albertville, Alderney, Altare, Amsterdam, Antwerpen, Belfort, Belle Ile, Bellinzona, Besançon, Boden, Boulogne, Brest, Brest-Litowsk, Briançon, Brindisi, Bucuresti, Calais, Cartagena, Cattaro, Charente, Cherbourg, Cuxhafen, Danzig, Diedenhofen, Dijon, Dover, Dunkerque, Epinal, Etschtal, Ferrol, Firth of Forth, Geestemünde, Genova, Germersheim, Graudenz, Grenoble, Grodno, Hansted, Le Havre, Helder, Helgoland, Helsinki, Humber, Ingolstadt, Iwangorod, Kiel, Köbenhavn, Koblenz, Köln, Komorn, Königsberg, Kowno, Krakau, Kronstadt, Kulm, Küstrin, Langres, Laon, Lavarone, Liège, Lille, Linz, Lorient, Lyon, Magdeburg, Mainz, Malta, Mannerheim, Marienburg, Martello, Maubeuge, Menorca, Messina, Mestre, Metz, Milford Haven, Minden, Namur, Nancy, Nazaire, Neisse, Neu Breisach, Nice, Nowo Georg, Olmütz, Paris, Pastrengo, Peschiera, Pieve di Cadore, Pillau, Plymouth, Pola, Port Vendres, Portland, Portsmouth, Posen, Przemysl, Rastatt, Reims, Roma, Sebastopol, Siret, Spezia, Straßburg, Susa, Swinemünde, Taranto, Tenda, Thames-Medway, Thorn, Toul, Toulon, Trient, Ulm, Valenciennes, Venezia, Verdun, Verona, Wangeroog, Warszawa, Wesel, Feste Wilhelm II, Wilhelmshaven, and Atlantikwall, Kanalbatterien, Maginot line, Meuse-Moyenne, Oder-Warthe Bogen, Nieuwe Hollandse Waterlinie, Sicherheitsstellung Nord, Shannon, Tvrz and Westwall.

480 plans of forts, batteries, casemates etc. and 130 photographs.

... Rudi Rolf rudirolf@zeelandnet.nl