Translated from the 2nd German edition. Green cloth boards are scuffed, rubbed to extremities, some short tears, damp stain and bubbling to rear board, 5 numerals in red pencil to front board, small round hole to spine, remnants of paper label to spine. The interior is very clean and solid other than a number of stamps to the ffep and rear paste down from various military libraries including the "49 Coast Battery Library", "Royal Canadian Artillery Halifax", "Fixed Defences East Coast, R.C.A. H.Q." The Royal Canadian Artillery Halifax stamp pops up here and there thru out the book.