By Volker Ruff
A pictorial documentation of the German Heavy Tank Battalions 1942-45, concentrating on Schwere Panzerabteilung 503, who fought on the battlefields of Russia, France, Hungary, Austria and Czechoslovakia.
Der Tiger is a series of books that shows the Tigers and other associated vehicles in chronologically laid out photographs with specific text for each Abteilung.
Schwere Panzerabteilung 503 fought on the battlefields of Russia, France, Hungary, Austria and Czechoslovakia. This third book in the Der Tiger series will use images taken by photographers of the Propganda Companies and private photographs taken by members of the Abteilung, arranged in chronological order by place and sequence to show the Tiger in the field, under maintenance and in action.
128 pages with over 150 unique photographs, format 305 x 240mm.
Very nicely presented and very informative.
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