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Forging the Thunderbolt : History of the U.s. Army's Armored Forces, 1917-45 (Paperback)

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Features a detailed look at the career of Gen. Adna Romanza Chaffee, the "Father of the Armored Force" Careful study of the battles fought during and between the wars for the armored forces'' very survival Photos of the men and machines that made the American Armored Corps a legend

A military history classic of the rise of America''s armored forces from their humble beginnings in borrowed tanks on the battlefields of France in World War I to a thundering crescendo of tactical prowess and lethal power as they spearheaded the liberation of Western Europe in World War II. A brilliant, straightforward study of the men and machines that brought fame to the likes of Generals Patton, Pershing, and Chaffee and the Sherman, Grant, and Lee tanks.


Publisher Stackpole Books
Mfg Part# 9780811733434
SKU 202452765
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0811733432
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0299
Publisher Stackpole Books
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