Panzer Wedge: Vol.1, The German 3rd Panzer Division and the Summer of Victory in the East


How the exploits of German panzers were reported to the home front.
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Panzer Wedge: Vol. 1, The German 3rd Panzer Division and the Summer of Victory in the East

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How the exploits of German panzers were reported to the home front.
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Editorial Reviews

Military Modelcraft International
"A handy resource and reference of one of military history's major clashes of armour and one of the War's turning points."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780811710824
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • Publication date: 12/1/2012
  • Series: Stackpole Military History Series
  • Pages: 193
  • Sales rank: 813,565
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Lt. Fritz Lucke served with the German Army during World War II.

Robert Edwards, a retired U.S. Army armor officer who led a scout platoon, has taught at West Point and is the author of Scouts Out (978-0-9117-1311-5). He lives in Navarre, Florida.

Michael Olive has been researching military history for decades, with a focus on tanks and aircraft. He lives in Trail, British Columbia.

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Table of Contents

Foreword vi

Chapter 1 "The Fate of Europe Is in Your Hands" 1

Chapter 2 The First Coup de Main 7

Chapter 3 150 Kilometers in a Single Day! 25

Chapter 4 The Beresina Is Reached 33

Chapter 5 Hot Day at Schtschara 41

Chapter 6 Assault against Ambushes 55

Chapter 7 Across the Beresina and the Dnjepr 85

Chapter 8 Fighting for the Dnjepr Crossings 111

Chapter 9 Across the Dnjepr through the Stalin Line 141

Chapter 10 One-armed Tank Commander 151

Chapter 11 Mogilew 153

Chapter 12 With Cäsar in Battle 163

Chapter 13 The Secretive Patch of Woods 177

Chapter 14 On the Way to Roslawl in a Tank 191

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