Warfare in News
Posted on Wednesday 20th June
Anthony Tucker-Jones, whose work is regularly published in titles such as Military Illustrated and Classic Military Vehicle, has recently written a new book, Armoured Warfare in the Battle for Normandy, for the popular Images of War series.
The book includes rare images of British, American and German tanks and other armoured vehicles in action as it traces the course of the armoured campaign from the D-Day landings to the Allied breakthrough, and graphic insight into the tank crews' experiences.
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Armoured Warfare in the Battle for Normandy(Paperback - 144 pages)
by Anthony Tucker-Jones
The remarkable photographs collected together for this book show in graphic detail the role armour played in the Allied struggle to exploit the D-Day landings and liberate occupied France – and the skill and tenacity of the German panzer units that confronted them. The struggle gave rise to a sequence of battles that were among the most intense, and critical, of any fought in the Second World War.
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