Books

Books written by WERNER PALINCKX

Books are categorized by date of publication : from most recent to oldest dates.

     From battlefield to drawing room textile and military fashion around 1815

Aug 20, 2016 Royal Army Museum Brussels

Proceedings of the international Sypmosium, Brussels, June 10 – 12 , 2015 . Over 15 articles concerning military fashion, influences by art and design, Napoleons’ influence on his era, techniques end production of textiles. 

I was the main collaborator to Ilse Bogaerts who was the editor.

   

Camouflage takes centre stage

Aug 27, 2012  Royal Army Museum Brussels

Proceedings of the international Sypmosium, Brussels, October 13 – 15 , 2010 . Over 20 articles concerning military history, uniforms, camouflage, art, fashion, music, animal camouflage, science all involved with camouflage or its techniques. One of the highlights is a sneek preview of the infamous Cameleon camouflage : the camouflage on cloth that adapts to its background. Using the newest scientific developments in fiber technology. After this publications the US governement forbade any more publications on this stealth technology.

   

Wehrmacht & SS : Caucasian, Muslim, Asian troops

Aug 1, 2007  Heimdal publishing

In both French and English this book describes most of the “exotic” foreign volunteers in the German army of WW II . Volunteers with muslim and buddhist religions, with an arab or hindu background, slavic troops , all of them the opposite of “Aryan” troops. Nevertheless the formed battalions, legions or even division. A wide array of pictures and original documents are shown, to demonstrate the uniforms and insignia of these foreign troops fighting for Hitler

160 pages ENGLISH FRENCH

   

Camouflage uniforms of Asian and Middle East armies

Aug 1, 2004  schiffer publishing

Study in photographs of all contemporary camouflaged uniforms of the armies of Asian countries and the countries of the Middle East during the cold war era

144 pages ENGLISH

   

Camouflaged uniforms of the German Wehrmacht

Aug 1, 2002  Schiffer Publishing

In depth study of the camouflaged uniforms of world war II German army, more specifically Wehrmacht and Luftwaffe camouflage

278 pages ENGLISH