Allied combat tanks by Peter Chamberlain

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Statement[by] Peter Chamberlain and John Milsom.
SeriesWorld war 2 fact files
ContributionsMilsom, John.
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Open LibraryOL15011985M
ISBN 100354011278
OCLC/WorldCa463998403

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ALLIED COMBAT TANKS PETER CHAMBERLAND AND JOHN MILSOM. See photos for more Rating: % positive. A companion volume to Axis Combat Tanks, this Fact File provides accurate specifications, historical data and photographs of the various Allied tanks used during W.

64 pages Size: 8. Expert author Michael Green has compiled a full inventory of the tanks developed and deployed by the Allied armies during the six year war against Nazi Germany and her Axis partners.

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