Published in Autumn 1999 Zeiss Historica Journal
Author: Fred Watson
See Page 4 – 11.
During the era of the British Empire, London was the center of communications for most of the world. The author chronicles how and when Zeiss and other firm’s binoculars were brought to the attention of the buying public – especially military officers. He also provides a table of when other firms debuted their examples of the prism binocular.
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