Osprey Men-at-Arms 169 : Resistance Warfare 1940-1945 : Resistance and Collaboration in Western Europe
The occupation of Western Europe by the Wehrmacht brought about the birth of resistance movements in all the countries affected, as well as collaborationist movements directly opposed to the resistance. In effect, the war against Germany became a civil war within each country. Sought out by the Hohere SS und Polizeiführer ('High Command of the SS and Police') and often aided by the British Special Operations Executive, the Western European Resistance centred largely on espionage and intelligence-gathering. A companion book to Men-at-Arms 142: Partisan Warfare 1941-45, this book explores the history of resistance warfare in Norway, Denmark, Holland, Belgium, France and Italy. Text by Carlos Caballero Jurado with illustrations by Paul Hannon.
- German Security Forces
- The SOE
- The Plates
The books in this series are;
Men-at-Arms 142 : Partisan Warfare 1941-1945
Men-at-Arms 169 : Resistance Warfare 1940-1945 : Resistance and Collaboration in Western Europe