A History of the South African Reconnaissance Car

William Marshall

Date Published :
May 2013
Publisher :
Model Centrum Progres
Illustration :
229 b/w photos, 141 color photos, 20 full-color plates, 27 line drawings
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding. : Hardback
ISBN : 9788360672204
Pages : 176
Dimensions : 11.75 X 8.5 inches
Stock Status : In stock


This massive hardbound volume gives an in-depth and detail review of one of the important vehicle types produced and used during W.W.II, a truly international icon, employed by South African, British, New Zealand, Polish, Free French and Greek forces in Greece, Africa and the Middle East, as well as Dutch forces in the Far East. While it is of great interest to the historian and researcher, it also supplies a wealth of new information and drawings for the modeler. Includes: Development history, Prototype development, Technical development, Comprehensive operational history, Personal accounts, Details of vehicles used during different campaigns, War Diary information of units that used these vehicles, Post war use by various armed forces until retirement, Comprehensive camouflage & markings information.


"…excellent and well detailed study..has done the subject proud, filling a long standing gap very well indeed..strongly recommended.”

- Military Modelling

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