[b]From the back cover[/b]:
"This Technical Readout lists the capabilities and history of the most common pieces of military hardware used by the major Houses of the Successor States in the year 3025. Focusing on BattleMechs and Aerospace Fighters, this volume also discusses important combat and support vehicles as well as the rare Land-Air-Mechs. In all, 55 'Mechs, 15 fighters, 3 LAMs, 4 DropShips, and 12 Vehicles are described and illustrated, making this volume a must for all, from historians to MechWarriors."
The July 1994 Fourth Printing of the Technical Readout: 3025 has a MSRP of $12 USD, and corrected both the typographical issues of the First to Third Printings, as well as correcting the Ostscout and Ostsol entries to show the correct pictures, in the correct 'Mech categories.