Jane's World War II Tanks and Fighting Vehicles: The Complete Guide

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9780007112289: Jane's World War II Tanks and Fighting Vehicles: The Complete Guide

This is a comprehensive, country-by-country guide to the tanks of World War II. Illustrated with historical photography and packed with interesting technical data and descriptions, this book is the authority on the tank warfare of the period.

From Somaliland to Japan. A nation-by-nation overview of each country’s development of tanks and their involvement in the second world war. This is followed by an A–Z of each army’s tanks and fighting vehicles including armoured cars, personnel carriers, amphibious craft and mortar carriers as well as quirkier profiles of vehicles such as the little-known Renault AMR-ZB. Profiles include technical specifications and the vehicle’s strengths of design and limitations. Highly illustrated with maps, photographs and diagrams.

The author is a widely respected authority on military vehicle engineering.

Preface
Introduction
Britain
Commonwealth
Czechoslavakia
France
Germany
Hungary
Italy
Japan
Poland
Soviet Union
Sweden
United States
Others

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From Somaliland to Japan, this is a nation-by-nation, comprehensive encyclopedia of all the combat vehicles of the Second World War. Including armoured cars, personnel carriers, amphibious craft and mortar carriers, as well as profiles of quirkier vehicles such as the German TKS tankette. Highly illustrated with maps, photographs and diagrams.

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This exceptional, comprehensive encyclopaedia is a guide to all the fighting vehicles of World War II. It provides a nation-by-nation overview of each country’s development of combat vehicles and their involvement in the war, followed by an A-Z tank-by-tank guide with individual histories, facts and specification data. As well as tanks it looks at armoured cars, personnel carriers, amphibious craft and mortar carriers as well as giving quirker profiles of some of the more unusual vehicles. Highly illustrated throghout with detailed photography, this is an extraordinary, landmark guide to the fighting vehicles of World War II.

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