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Author: Jonathan Martin; Robert Powell
Publisher: London, England : British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC), 2003.
Series: Weapons of World War II, episode 1; World history in video.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Tanks are the heavy weights of modern warfare. In the biggest armored clash since World War II, American M1 Abrams and British Challengers completely dominated the ground war in Iraq. Fast moving, heavy hitting, they outmaneuvered and out fought the Soviet built Iraqi armor, employing tactics that were first learned during World War II.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Short films
Documentary
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Martin; Robert Powell
OCLC Number: 708216940
Notes: Previously released on DVD.
Description: 1 online resource (24 min.).
Series Title: Weapons of World War II, episode 1; World history in video.
Responsibility: by Jonathan Martin.

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Tanks are the heavy weights of modern warfare. In the biggest armored clash since World War II, American M1 Abrams and British Challengers completely dominated the ground war in Iraq. Fast moving, heavy hitting, they outmaneuvered and out fought the Soviet built Iraqi armor, employing tactics that were first learned during World War II.

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