Coming up for auction is an original historical book with the title ‘Unterrichtsbuch für Sanitätsunteroffiziere und -mannschaften’ from 12 August, 1939 (H.Dv. 59 / M.Dv. No. 275 / L.Dv. 59), Verlag Mittler & Sohn, Berlin, 1939. Half-linen cover, 430 pages with 194 photo illustrations and drawings in the text. Highly interesting Wehrmacht book for the medical service in the army, the Luftwaffe and the navy. The book specifically deals with the role of sergeants (Med.) and other medical rank and file in peace and in war - division of the human body - construction of the human body and the role of its parts - diseases - injuries - warfare agent injuries, life-threatening conditions and first aid - dressings - patient care - military hospital duty - medical service specifics - Facilities (poisons and their antidotes, improvised decontamination, medical gas mask, guidelines for the organisation and service in the hospital area, information sheet on cleaning, adder fact sheet) - Appendix 1 (Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Armies’ Wounded and the Sick in the Field, Convention on the Treatment of Prisoners of War) - Appendix 2 (Agreement on the Implementation of the Principles of the Geneva Convention on Naval Warfare).
Overall, the book is in a good condition, the edges of the cover are damaged, the first 14 pages are coming loose from the block, the staples have rusted, the paper has browned from age. See the numerous photos for condition.
Insured shipping with tracking. Please only place a bid if you wish to acquire items from the Third Reich for your collection (built up in accordance with academic principles) on topics and historical events such as the NS regime. The buyer undertakes not to use this item in any propagandistic manner or any other illegal or anti-constitutional way.
- "Teaching book for medical non-commissioned officers and teams", with 194 illustrations in the text!, Book
- Country of Origin
- Army Unit
- Medical Corps
- Year of Manufacture
- Half-linen ribbon, Paper
- Original/ Replica
- Good condition
- 2×15×21 cm
- Comes with certificate of authenticity