Panzer-Grenadier, Motorcycle & Panzer Reconnaissance Units

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Author: 
Scheibert, Horst

The first documented account of the organization, equipment and operations of these wartime units. Available from Amazon.
Hdbd. 175 pages, over 250 ill.

Motorcycles of the Wehrmacht: A Photo Chronicle

Author: 
Hinrichsen, Horst

Documents the day to day life of wartime German soldiers on their motorcycles. Includes detailed information on various paint schemes of German motorcycles during the course of the war, and detailed information on the BMW R75 and the Zundapp KS750. Available from Amazon.
Hdbd. 192 pages, over 300 ill.

German Motorcycles in WWII

Author: 
Knittel, Stefan

This English translation of Knittel's Deutsche Kräder im Kriege covers the BMW R4, R12 and R75, as well as other German makes conscripted into service, such as Zundapp, DKW, NSU, Triumph (no relation to the British) and Victoria.
Sftbd. 48 pages, 111 ill.

BMW Motorcycles in WWII

Author: 
Piepalkiewicz, Janusz

Features mostly-unpublished photographs of the German "war elephant", the R75 with its powered sidecar, as well as the R4 and R12 in action. Most of the photographs are dramatic, some are dramatically breathtaking. Also includes exact technical drawings and specifications.
Hdbd. 189 pages, over 240 ill.

German Military Motorcycles in the Reichswehr and Wehrmacht 1934-1945

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Author: 
Hinrichsen, Horst

Comprehensive photographic documentation of German cycles and their riders, including those manufactured by Terrot, Rene Gillet and Gnome et Rhone. Also includes motorcycles captured from the Allies, along with solo and sidecar machines of FN, Indian, Harley-Davidson, BSA and Norton, plus Flying Flea, Welbike and Cushman. Discusses heating systems in heavy BMW and Zundapp machines, and protective overcoats made for riders and passengers.
Hdbd. 200 pages, over 300 B&W ill.

BMW: Freiheit auf zwei Rädern; Charakter einer Motorradmarke

Author: 
Lingnau, Gerold

A photographic history of BMW motorcycles from the R32 through the 1976 R100RS to the 1981 R65LS.
Hdbd. 160 pages, 286 B&W and color ill.

BMW-Motorräder -Entwicklung, Typen, Technik

Author: 
Härtel/Elbers

An extensive and comprehensive model-by-model history with complete technical specifications, and data on BMW racing machines.

BMW-Motorräder -Typen und Technik

Author: 
Härtel, Heinz

A model-by-model history of BMW road and racing motorcycles from 1923 to 1980, including technical details and tables. Text in German/French/English.
Hdbd. 350 pages, 310 B&W and color ill.

Cycle World on BMW Motorcycles 1974-1980

Publisher: 
Cycle World Reprints
ISBN: 
1869826558

This book contains reprinted articles from the pages of Cycle World magazine, including new model reports, road tests, racing models, history, technical analysis, and much more.
Sftbd. 80 pages, over 100 B&W ill.

Cycle World on BMW Motorcycles 1981-1986

Publisher: 
Cycle World Reprints
ISBN: 
1869826566

This book contains reprinted articles from the pages of Cycle World magazine, including new model reports, road tests, racing models, history, technical analysis, and much more.
Sftbd. 80 pages, over 100 B&W ill.

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