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Tiger Tank Manual

David Fletcher


PUBLISHED: 12th May 2011
ISBN: 9781844259311
ANNOTATION:
Subtitled "Panzerkampfwagon VI Tiger Ausf. E (SdKfz 181)" The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. This gives an insight into owning and operating one of these behemoths. The Tank Museum's Tiger '131' forms the centrepiece, which includes full photographic coverage of its strip-down and its engine, alongside personal recollections.
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PUBLISHED: 12th May 2011
ISBN: 9781844259311
ANNOTATION:
Subtitled "Panzerkampfwagon VI Tiger Ausf. E (SdKfz 181)" The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. This gives an insight into owning and operating one of these behemoths. The Tank Museum's Tiger '131' forms the centrepiece, which includes full photographic coverage of its strip-down and its engine, alongside personal recollections.

Annotation

Subtitled "Panzerkampfwagon VI Tiger Ausf. E (SdKfz 181)" The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. This gives an insight into owning and operating one of these behemoths. The Tank Museum's Tiger '131' forms the centrepiece, which includes full photographic coverage of its strip-down and its engine, alongside personal recollections.

Publisher Description

The German Tiger I was the most feared battle tank of the Second World War. Its invincibility lay in its main gun and heavy defensive armour. Using the successful "Haynes Manual" format, the "Tiger Tank Manual" gives an insight into acquiring, owning and operating one of these awesome fighting vehicles. The Tank Museum's Tiger '131' forms the centrepiece of this manual, which includes full photographic coverage of the strip-down of '131' and its engine. Vivid personal recollections describe what it was like to command a Tiger in war.

Author Biography

David Fletcher is the Tank Museum librarian, a prolific author, and a world expert on tanks. Mike Hayton and Stephen Vyse are museum volunteers who have been closely involved in the restoration of the Tank Museum's Tiger '131' to running order.

Table of Contents

In series with the Haynes Spitfire and Lancaster Manuals. Published in association with the Tank Museum, Bovington. Features Bovington's fully restored Tiger I '131'. Tiger '131' is the world's only Tiger I in running order. Authoritative text focused on the practical and technical aspects of the aircraft. Fully illustrated in colour and black and white.

Product Details

Author
David Fletcher
Year
2011
ISBN-10
1844259315
ISBN-13
9781844259311
Media
Book
Pages
160
Publisher
Haynes Publishing Group
Publication Date
2011-05-12
Language
English
Subtitle
Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger I Ausf. E (SdKfz 181) Model
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
Illustrations (chiefly col.)
Format
Hardcover

Product Reviews

25 Jun, 2017
By David