The Tank Book: The Definitive Visual History of Armoured Vehicles


Main Details

Title The Tank Book: The Definitive Visual History of Armoured Vehicles
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   DK
Physical Properties
Dimensions(mm): Height 306,Width 261
ISBN 9780241250310

Publishing Details

Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Imprint DK
Publication Date 3 April 2017
NZ Release Date 3 April 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom


From the birth of the tank to unmanned vehicles and the tanks of the future, The Tank Book offers a truly definitive look at over 400 different tanks, produced in association with The Tank Museum.Take an up-close look at British, US, Russian, and French tanks, meet key designers such as Mikhail Koshkin and Sir William Tritton, and understand the complex mechanisms behind such vehicles as the Centurion, Hellcat, SV Scout, and T-14 Armata. Incredible photographic tours take you inside a variety of tanks, putting you in the seat of some of the most formidable vehicles to ever go to battle in World War II, the Cold War, and beyond. Perfect for anyone with an interest in military history, The Tank Book is the ultimate guide to tanks and their unique past.


As a general overview of the tank in all it's forms, there is no better book. * Classic Military Vehicle * Wonderfully supported by fantastic imagery, the book offers truly a definitive close-up guide to the key elements of the tank's unique history and the complex mechanisms which resulted in many iconic pieces of equipment. * Britain at War * When it comes to reference sources detailing the history of the tank there are plenty around, and this new book from DK...stands out from the crowd...for someone seeking a general book on tank development this is a definite must, and for just GBP20.00 it's remarkable value for money! * Windscreen magazine *