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Sherman Tank: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives

Sherman Tank: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives

A brilliant and prolific collection of rare photographs celebrating the war-winning qualities of arguably the most important tank of the Second World War. Many of the marvelous images have never been seen before but thanks to the author, who has special access to the IWM archive they are now available with full authoritative captions.



Chapter 1. ‘AFPOO’ – The War on Film

Chapter 2. The Sherman Story – Design and Development

Chapter 3. The UK Home Army – First UK Sherman to the ‘Funny’

Chapter 4. North Africa – British Action – Egypt, Libya, Tunisia

Chapter 5. The Mediterranean – Sicily and the Hop to Italy

Chapter 6. NW Europe – Normandy to Belgium & Holland

Chapter 7. NW Europe – Spring 1945 into Germany and Victory

Chapter 8. The Far East – British Shermans up the Jungle

Chapter 9. US Shermans – Wartime American Action

Chapter 10. Model List – Identifying Sherman Variants

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