British and American tanks of World War Two : the complete illustrated history of British, American and Commonwealth tanks, 1939-45 / Peter Chamberlain and Chris Ellis.
By: Chamberlain, Peter.
Contributor(s): Ellis, Chris.Material type: BookSeries: Arms & armour: Publisher: London : Cassell, 2000Description: 224p. : illustrations ; 29 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0304355291(pbk.) :.Subject(s): Tanks (Military science) -- Great Britain -- History | Tanks (Military science) -- United States -- History | World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank warfareDDC classification:
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|Non-Fiction||Davis (Central) Library Non-Fiction||Non-Fiction||623.7475 CHA||1||Available|
Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Packed with more than 500 outstanding photographs, drawings, and diagrams, this illustrated history is the best source ever to the development of Allied tanks, gun motor carriages, and special-purpose vehicles in World War Two. Military enthusiasts and history buffs will pore excitedly over pictures of each type as well as the many variants--which sometimes run into the dozens. Not one is missing: more than 2,000 vehicles come with detailed specifications, comparative scale drawings, and appendices dealing with guns, engines, and suspension systems.