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Encyclopaedia of Afvs of WWII: Tanks: Volume 1: Tanks

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Publisher Comments:

Ten years ago, Histoire and Collections published a book entitled Tanks of World War Two, which contained hundreds of color profiles and 3/4 views by Jean Restayn. This book was a great success but has been sold out for too long. So the time has come to publish a completely renewed version, with many additions. In this volume the proper tanks, battle tanks and light tanks, of every nation, which were involved in the various campaigns of WWII, from Poland to Berlin and from Libya to Normandy, from the earliest Panzer I to the latest British Cruiser tank, are represented in full color. Two additional volumes are scheduled in this Encyclopedia: Volume Two will be devoted to tank destroyers, self-propelled artillery and special purpose AFVs, while Volume Three will include the various types of wheeled armored cars and miscellaneous armored vehicles.returncharacterreturncharacter returncharacterreturncharacter REVIEWS returncharacterreturncharacterHigh quality collection of color plates spanning multiple countries, theaters, and campaigns... this book will come in handy for many modelers.Armorama.com, 03/2008...an incredibly diverse collection that will provide the inspiration for many... well worth having.Internet Modeler, 5/2008...gathers together more than 500 color drawings, profiles, and three-quarter views, composing a vast compilation of Jean Restayn's work... beautiful...highly recommended...a great source for alternate markings to put on models of these tanks... rapidly becoming one of my favorites...Cybermodeler, 06/2008

Book News Annotation:

This 9.25x12.25" book gathers about 500 color illustrations of WWII tanks of 16 countries, by illustrator Jean Restayn. Each country chapter beings with a brief overview, then presents tank illustrations, three to each page, with captions for each tank giving historical and technical notes. An introductory chapter overviews the tactical situations of the German, British, and American armored units on the Western Front leading up to the Battle of Normandy in 1944. The book is distributed in the US by Casemate. There is no subject index. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Ten years ago, Histoire and Collections published a book entitled Tanks of World War Two, which contained hundreds of color profiles and 3/4 views by Jean Restayn. This book was a great success but has been sold out for too long. So the time has come to publish a completely renewed version, with many additions. In this volume the proper tanks, battle tanks and light tanks, of every nation, which were involved in the various campaigns of WWII, from Poland to Berlin and from Libya to Normandy, from the earliest Panzer I to the latest British Cruiser tank, are represented in full color. Two additional volumes are scheduled in this Encyclopedia: Volume Two will be devoted to tank destroyers, self-propelled artillery and special purpose AFVs, while Volume Three will include the various types of wheeled armored cars and miscellaneous armored vehicles.

Product Details

ISBN:
9782915239478
Publisher:
Histoire & Collections
Subject:
Military - Weapons
Translator:
Brown, Lawrence
Translator:
Brown, Sally
Author:
Restayn, Jean
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Military-World War II General
Publication Date:
20080231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
12.37x9.28x.74 in. 3.00 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Ten years ago, Histoire and Collections published a book entitled Tanks of World War Two, which contained hundreds of color profiles and 3/4 views by Jean Restayn. This book was a great success but has been sold out for too long. So the time has come to publish a completely renewed version, with many additions. In this volume the proper tanks, battle tanks and light tanks, of every nation, which were involved in the various campaigns of WWII, from Poland to Berlin and from Libya to Normandy, from the earliest Panzer I to the latest British Cruiser tank, are represented in full color. Two additional volumes are scheduled in this Encyclopedia: Volume Two will be devoted to tank destroyers, self-propelled artillery and special purpose AFVs, while Volume Three will include the various types of wheeled armored cars and miscellaneous armored vehicles.
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