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By Ian Hogg

ISBN: 9781861264190
PAGES: 192
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 200 black & white photographs

Mortars tells of the development and operational use of this most effective weapon from its early days as a siege weapon up the high-tech present.

The author’s lively text is illustrated with a wide variety of archive and modern photographs and covers the following: Siege mortars; Coastal mortars; The Trench mortar; Modern mortars and finally, mortar ammunition.

The development and use of these fascinating weapons makes this a highly readable addition to the successful Crowood Weapons Series.

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