The Viet Nam Zippo 1933-1975 book by Jim Fiorella.
More than 900 striking photographs and a detailed text about the Viet Nam war, its Zippi lighters, and their current values comprise this important new book. Among books concerned with the Viet Nam War and its collectibles, this is unique in quality and content. It provides not only hundreds of photographs of authentic and counterfeit Zipos and the factory;s own art work, but also a concise outline of the War, lists of U.S. and Vietnamese ship and boat names thtat did duty in Viet Nam, definitions of naval abbreviations, South Viet Namese waterways and geographic names, allied in-country units, and a comprehensive dictionary translating important Vietnamese military terms so that old Zippo lighters can be interpreted Today. Related advertising pieces, postage stamps, newspaper clippings, Viet Namese patches, and more will fascinate all readers.
Singularly, this book holds tremendous appeal to an extremely broad audience. Protographers and artists interested the Viet Nam War and its images wil see powerful action photos. Viet Nam War and general military collectors and historians will find factual information organized in a quickly accessible form. lighter collectors will see a wide variety of rare and common Zippos . Political historians and sixties and seventies collectors will find ideas and objects to delight their interests. All will want this unique and striking book for their libraries.
Penulis : Jim Fiorella
Halaman : 187 halaman, Full Color
Edisi : Pertama, 1998
Sampul : Hardcover + sampul plastik
Penerbit : Schiffer Publishing Ltd.
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