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New Vanguard #29: German Armoured Cars and Reconnaissance Half Tracks 1939-1945

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Flexibility, mobility, and the ability to effectively communicate were all key requirements that the units operating armoured cars and reconnaissance half-tracks demanded - and that were also crucial to the Panzerwaffe and German Army as a whole. Bryan Perretts treatment of the development and history of German armoured cars and recce vehicles fully accounts for the crucial role that such units, and more importantly their vehicles, played during the course of World War II. Full orders of battle are also given, along with technical details and specifications of the vehicles assigned to particular units.

Synopsis:

Both technical details and historic background of German armored vehicles in contested actions of are discussed. Flexibility and mobility were the hallmarks of the German vehicles. A perfect reference work for the modeling enthusiast.

About the Author

Bryan Perrett was born in 1934 and educated at Liverpool College. He served in the Royal Armoured Corps, the 17th/21st Lancers, Westminster Dragoons and the Royal Tank Regiment, and was awarded the Territorial Decoration. During the Falklands and Gulf wars, he worked as defence correspondent for the Liverpool Echo. A highly successful author, Bryan is married and lives in Lancashire.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781855328495
Author:
Perrett, Bryan
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing (UK)
Illustrator:
Culver, Bruce
Author:
Culver, Bruce
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
History, military
Subject:
Military - Weapons
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Europe - Germany
Subject:
Germany
Subject:
Tanks
Subject:
Half-track vehicles, military
Subject:
World War, 19
Subject:
Military-World War II General
Subject:
Osprey
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
New Vanguard
Series Volume:
99-173.29
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
55
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.73x7.32x.15 in. .36 lbs.

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New Vanguard #29: German Armoured Cars and Reconnaissance Half Tracks 1939-1945 New Trade Paper
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"Synopsis" by , Both technical details and historic background of German armored vehicles in contested actions of are discussed. Flexibility and mobility were the hallmarks of the German vehicles. A perfect reference work for the modeling enthusiast.
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