The Tank Book

The Tank Book : The Definitive Visual History of Armoured Vehicles

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From the birth of the tank to unmanned vehicles and the tanks of the future, The Tank Book offers a truly definitive look at over 400 different tanks, produced in association with The Tank Museum.

Take an up-close look at British, US, Russian, German, and French tanks, meet key designers such as Mikhail Koshkin and Sir William Tritton, and discover the ground-breaking technology behind such vehicles as the Centurion, Hellcat, SV Scout, and T-14 Armata, and the legendary Tiger tank

Incredible photographic tours take you inside a variety of tanks, putting you in the seat of some of the most formidable vehicles to ever go to battle in World War I, World War II, the Cold War, and beyond.

Perfect for anyone with an interest in military history, The Tank Book is the ultimate guide to tanks and their role on the battlefield.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 261 x 306 x 22mm | 1,632g
  • DK
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0241250315
  • 9780241250310
  • 29,119

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As a general overview of the tank in all it's forms, there is no better book. Classic Military Vehicle
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When it comes to reference sources detailing the history of the tank there are plenty around, and this new book from DK...stands out from the crowd...for someone seeking a general book on tank development this is a definite must, and for just GBP20.00 it's remarkable value for money! * Windscreen magazine * Wonderfully supported by fantastic imagery, the book offers truly a definitive close-up guide to the key elements of the tank's unique history and the complex mechanisms which resulted in many iconic pieces of equipment. * Britain at War * As a general overview of the tank in all it's forms, there is no better book. * Classic Military Vehicle *
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