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Panzerkrieg : the rise and fall of Hitler's tank divisions

Author: Peter McCarthy; Mike Syron
Publisher: London : Constable, 2002.
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"The dramatic story of Hitler's tank divisions is more than one of mere mechanical efficiency. It is also about those who commanded and fought, and believed in their near-invincibility. These are men who come to life in this immensely readable narrative -- great generals like Guiderian, Rommel and Manstein, tank aces like Wittmann and Bake, and inspired commanders like Balck and Bayerlein dominate the story of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCarthy, Peter, 1974-
Panzerkrieg.
London : Constable, 2002
(OCoLC)606854824
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter McCarthy; Mike Syron
ISBN: 1841193925 9781841193922
OCLC Number: 49873613
Description: xv, 332 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: The indirect approach --
The expanding torrent --
Sickle cut through France --
The greatest gamble --
High water mark on the Volga --
Sand and steel --
Death ride of the Panzers --
The second front --
The skies grow dark --
Twilight of the gods.
Responsibility: Peter McCarthy & Mike Syron.

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The story of Hitler's tank divisions. It discusses the men who were responsible for them, such as Rommel, Wittmann, Balck and Guderian, and presents details on uniforms, crew members and the  Read more...

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