Download Modern battle tanks and support vehicles by Alan K. Russell PDF

By Alan K. Russell

-- the main informative concise consultant to fashionable tanks-- Describes help automobiles utilized by army forces round the world-- up to date technical information and illustrations-- A Greenhill army ManualThis is a totally revised and up-to-date variation of the 1st Greenhill army guide: the fundamental conflict Tanks And help autos. all the unique entries were revised, with new and upgraded details and in lots of situations new drawings and images in addition. furthermore, there are six utterly new entries: the Polish PT-91; the Rumanian TR-580, TR-85 and TR-800; the CIS T-90 sequence; the CIS T-800 sequence; the CIS T-72S sequence; and the Ukrainian T-84.All fifty five entries offer info of the historical past and present prestige of the cars and their versions, in addition to technical standards, drawings, and pictures. "Modern conflict Tanks And help automobiles" is the main updated consultant to be had at the topic.

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Download T-34/76 Medium Tank 1941-1945 by Steven J. Zaloga, Peter Sarson PDF

By Steven J. Zaloga, Peter Sarson

T-34/76 Medium Tank 1941-1945 [Osprey New leading edge 09] КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Автор: Steven J. Zaloga: Название: T-34/76 Medium Tank 1941-1945 [Osprey New leading edge 09]:Серия: Osprey New forefront 09:Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd:Страниц: 50:Язык: Английский:Год: 1994:Формат: pdf:Размер: 51,0 Мb + 42,5 Мb:Для сайта: www.mirknig.comОписание (About this book): The T-34 used to be the main influential tank layout of worldwide conflict 2. whilst first brought into wrestle in the summertime of 1941, it represented a innovative breakthrough in tank layout. Its firepower, armour safety and mobility have been greater to that of the other medium tank of the interval. This superiority didn't final lengthy. whereas the T-34 underwent a chain of incremental advancements in the course of 1943, it used to be being handed by means of new German tank designs, such a lot particularly the Panther. This identify strains the lifetime of the unique T-34 via all its problems to eventual success.Скачать Часть 1 с .comСкачать Часть 2 с .com eighty five

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Download American Tanks and AFVs of World War II by Mike Green PDF

By Mike Green

Stuart, Sherman, Lee, and provide tanks ruled the USA military and Marine Corps armored war attempt as opposed to Nazi Germany and Tojo's Japan. This publication information the total variety of those autos, giving technical requirements and improvement good points in addition to describing how they have been manned and fought in battle.

The equipping of the U.S. army with the guns it had to succeed in the course of global struggle II was once an remarkable instance of America's business may on the time. one of many guns produced by means of America's employees, tanks fee as a big instance with 88,140 equipped among 1939 and 1945. This was once nearly two times what Germany and nice Britain outfitted mixed throughout the comparable interval. those tanks not just built America's flooring forces yet observed provider with many allied armies.

In addition to the 18,620 tank-based variations, resembling armored engineering autos, self-propelled artillery, armored restoration autos, and tank destroyers, American factories went directly to layout and construct hundreds of thousands of wheeled armored vehicles for reconnaissance reasons and armored half-tracks to move the infantry into conflict at the back of the tanks. just like the tanks, American armored half-tracks have been transformed to serve a large choice of jobs together with self-propelled artillery, tank destroyers and antiaircraft automobiles. So necessary have been those automobiles that they might stay in provider with international armies for many years after international struggle II.

To supplement its stock of tanks and armored battling autos the yank army business complicated additionally designed and equipped over 18,000 amphibian tractors. showing in either unarmored and armored editions they went into wrestle with a wide selection of armaments. often called the touchdown car Tracked (LVT) they might serve not just with the U.S. Marine Corps who known as them "Amtracs" however the US military who observed them because the "Water Buffalo." they'd enable the yankee army to take the struggle to the faraway jap Empire anyplace it had confirmed itself within the tremendous reaches of the Pacific region of Operations. those similar autos might additionally see carrier within the ETO with the USA military and allied forces whilst it got here time to pass quite a few water stumbling blocks utilized by the German army as shielding limitations.

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Download The Greek and Persian Wars 500-323 B.C. by Jack Cassin-Scott PDF

By Jack Cassin-Scott

Within the early fifth century BC, after the autumn of the Lydian Empire, the Persian Wars started. It used to be an ideological clash which pitted a proud, democratic, freedom-loving humans opposed to a tyrannical and powerful empire. The tales of the many battles fought among the Greeks and the Persians are the following spendidly dropped at existence via Jack Cassin-Scott, who information the strategies, employer and uniforms of the armies of either side in a quantity that includes a number of illustrations and museum images, plus 8 complete web page color plates beautifully drawn by way of the writer himself.

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