Название: Images of War - Panzer IV at War 1939-1945 Автор: Paul Thomas Издательство: Pen and Sword ISBN: 1848846819 Год: 2012 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 160 Размер: 17,7 МБ Язык: Английский
With comprehensive captions and text this superb book tells the story of the production of the Panzer IV to the key battles in Poland, France, North Africa, Italy, Russia and North West Europe. Initially the Panzer IV was designed as an infantry support tank, but soon proved to be so diverse and effective that it earned a unique tactical role on the battlefield. The book shows how the Panzer IV evolved and describes how the Germans carefully utilized all available reserves and resources into building numerous variants that went into production and saw action on the battlefield. It depicts how these formidable tanks were adapted and up-gunned to face the ever increasing enemy threat.