Armored Forces by Robert Michael Citino | 9780313285004 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Armored Forces

Armored Forces

by Robert Michael Citino
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313285004

ISBN-13: 9780313285004

Pub. Date: 10/30/1994

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This volume analyzes the development of tanks and traces their history from the British attack at Cambrai in 1917 during World War I through the AirLand Battle of Operation Desert Storm in 1991. This text gives a short history of the rise and development of armored warfare in the 20th century, an assessment of the significant literature on tank doctrine, and an

Overview

This volume analyzes the development of tanks and traces their history from the British attack at Cambrai in 1917 during World War I through the AirLand Battle of Operation Desert Storm in 1991. This text gives a short history of the rise and development of armored warfare in the 20th century, an assessment of the significant literature on tank doctrine, and an evaluation of the role of prominent commanders, theoreticians, and tacticians. A chronology of important dates and pictures depicting major changes in tanks across the years enrich this teaching tool and reference guide for teachers and students of military history, history buffs, and professional soldiers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313285004
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/30/1994
Series:
Histories and Sourcebooks on Combat Forces Series
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
793,422
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)
Lexile:
1270L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface

Glossary

History

Tanks in the Great War

The Interwar

The Tank War

Modern Tank Warfare

Bibliographical Essay

Tanks in the Great War

The Interwar

The Tank War

Modern Tank Warfare

Biographical Sketches

Appendix 1: Chronology of Important Dates

Appendix 2: Tanks in World War I

Appendix 3: Tanks in the Interwar

Appendix 4: Tanks in the Second World War

Appendix 5: Tanks since 1945

Index

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >