This compact paperback offers an excellent overview of the diverse weaponry used by both the Axis Powers and the Allies during World War II. Everything you might want to kw about the development and deployment of each type of weapon can be found here along with the relevant technical specifications. The profiles are brought to life with over 500 photographs and technical drawings. Covering infantry weaons, unarmored and armored vehicles, ships, artillery, special weapons, and aircraft, this volume shows the evolution of weaponry over the course of the war, as tanks grew in size and new infantry weapons such as the German MG42 were developed. It is impossible to fully understand World War II without learning about the techlogical advances made by the warring nations, and you can find them all in Weapons of WWII.