Peleus

Studien zur Geschichte Griechenlands und Zyperns
Herausgegeben von Heinz A. Richter

Band 105

Heinz A. Richter, Greek Military Lines of Defence 1941: The Metaxas Line
100 pages, 51 photos, 19 maps, 2 folded maps, hard cover, 30 Euro
ISBN 978-3-447-11378-6 online bestellen

English edition of Peleus 94

This study deals with the so-called Metaxas Line, the frontier fortification on the Bulgarian border in 1941, and the German attack on it.

CONTENT

Introduction
History and Topography
The Topographical Placement of the Bunker Arrangements
The Bunker System in Macedonia and Western Thrace
Construction - Garrison - Armament - Communication
Further Military Technical Details of the Bunkers of the Metaxas Line
The German Attack on the Metaxas Line
Conclusions
Bibliography