By Rolf Michaelis.
A detailed history of all seven Waffen-SS panzer divisions in World War II: 1.SS-Panzer-Division 'Lebstandarte Adolf Hitler', 2.SS-Panzer-Division 'Das Reich', 3.SS-Panzer-Division 'Totenkopf', 5.SS-Panzer-Division 'Wiking', 9.SS-Panzer-Division 'Hohenstaufen'. 10.SS-Panzer-Division 'Frundsberg'. 12.SS-Panzer-Division 'Hitlerjugend'.
Each unit is presented in detailed history from its formation, combat operations throughout the war, and final disposition at war's end. Rare images a most never before published, including soldbuchs and award documents and a personal veteran accounts are featured along with equipment, commanders, maps, and charts.