Bazooka vs Panzer: Battle of the Bulge 1944 (Duel) by Steven J. Zaloga,Alan Gilliland,Johnny Shumate

By Steven J. Zaloga,Alan Gilliland,Johnny Shumate

global warfare II observed tanks suppose a dominant position in struggle, in a position to tearing throughout the enemy strains if left unchecked. To wrestle the chance posed via those armoured behemoths the us built the M1 Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher, larger referred to as the Bazooka. First hired in wrestle in the course of 1942, the weapon required loads of ability and braveness to take advantage of successfully. via overdue 1944 it used to be a mainstay of the USA infantry's anti-tank services, along towed guns, anti-tank grenades and different longer-established measures.

Focusing at the savage close-quarters struggling with among Germany's armoured divisions and the united states infantry throughout the conflict of the Bulge, Steven Zaloga's soaking up research compares and assesses the strengths and obstacles of the state-of-the-art expertise utilized by each side. that includes especially commissioned full-colour paintings and explosive conflict stories, this quantity casts new gentle at the evolving nature of infantry-versus-tank wrestle within the last months of worldwide struggle II.

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