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Tiger Tank, Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger I Ausf. E (SdKfz 181) : owners' workshop manual / David Fletcher...[and 6 others].

Contributor(s): Fletcher, David, 1942- [author.] | Royal Armoured Corps Tank Museum.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Owners workshop manual: ; Owners workshop manual (Haynes): Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset : Haynes Publishing, [2014]Copyright date: ©2011Description: 164 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780857338181; 0857338188.Other title: Tiger Tank, Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger I Ausf. E (SdKfz 181) : an insight into the history, development, production and role of the most feared battle tank of the Second World War.Subject(s): Tiger (Tank) | Tiger (Tank) -- Conservation and restoration | World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank warfareSummary: The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. Its invincibility lay in its main gun and heavy defensive armour. Using the successful Haynes Manual format, the Tiger Tank Manual gives an insight into acquiring, owning and operating one of these awesome fighting vehicles. The Tank Museum's Tiger '131' forms the centrepiece of this manual, which includes full photographic coverage of the strip-down of '131' and its engine. Vivid personal recollections describe what it was like to command a Tiger in war.
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"An insight into the history, development, production and role of the most feared battle tank of the Second World War."--Cover.

Published in association with the Tank Museum.

Includes index.

The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. Its invincibility lay in its main gun and heavy defensive armour. Using the successful Haynes Manual format, the Tiger Tank Manual gives an insight into acquiring, owning and operating one of these awesome fighting vehicles. The Tank Museum's Tiger '131' forms the centrepiece of this manual, which includes full photographic coverage of the strip-down of '131' and its engine. Vivid personal recollections describe what it was like to command a Tiger in war.