An excellent and detailed book on all things Panzer Every aspect of tank warfare is explored in some way from small unit actions all the way up to full scale army attacks as well as the mundane situations such as maintenance and recovery Dozens of photographs help illustrate each
point each in turn packed with detail A must have for anyone interested in the German Panzers from each in turn packed with detail A must have for anyone interested in the German Panzers from purely tactical aspect as well as being an excellent photographic resource Panzer Tactics is a uniue book in my collection It is a large paperback packed with not ust detailed examination and explanation of
Panzer tactics in World War 2 but also extensive photographs from the time tactics in World War 2 but also extensive photographs from the time everything from actual battle photos to routine maintenance If you want to know ust how the German armoured units operated in World War 2 this is definitely the best book for it written by a leading light on the matter Great read Author describe how the machines were uti. Ultimate inside view of the blitzkrieg in World War IIDiagrams maps and schematics illustrate key principlesHundreds of rare photos show Panzers and
in actionWolfgang has written the definitive account of German small unit armor tactics Using period training manuals after action re.crews in actionwolfgang
Wolfgang Schneider Þ 9 charactersImportant for armor combined arms operations life in a tank it could be pretty dreary if the temperature outside was hot or cold or if there was fairly substantial precipitation training and tank gunnery and army tacticsInteresting tidbits How far behind the lead platoon ought following tank platoons be on the move How far ahead of the mean line should lead armor be engaging in assessment of where the enemy lies What position should armor take on open roads versus entering a populated areaWhile the abundant photographs are a plus some fairly primitive illustrations regarding tactics and movement are not uite up to the standards although these reflect official documentsIf you happen to be interested in German armor tactics at the small unit level eg platoon and company during World War II this is an interesting volume How the Panzers functioned in WWII Excellent tips for wargaming if they can be used at the game s scale Very interesting.
PERATIONAL ART OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE AND ALSO DISCUSSESPerational art offensive and defensive and also discusses marches reconnaissance command and control working with other arms of service life in a tank armor training gunnery and the future of armor The book provides useful insight into armor tactics for both the layman and the armor enthusias. ,
Lized to their maximum potential What an exotic work The focus German small unit armor tactics in World War II What an exotic work The focus German small unit armor tactics in World War II book s subtitle as a matter of fact One odd thing The book also discusses Post World War II small unit tank tactics which seems a bit out of placeThe author notes the aim of the book Page vi I intend to make clear how the German fundamentals of employing armor formations differ from those of other
nations even to the present dayThe volume is filled with photographs of German armor a huge percentage of pages is filledeven to the present dayThe volume is filled with photographs of German armor a huge percentage of pages is filled multiple Photos This Provides A Certain Richness To The Presentation In This provides a certain richness to the presentation in one need not imagine what armor looked like at rest and in actionThe book covers the gamut offensive operations this is an issue emphasized by the author since he contends that armor is most effective in offensive maneuver defensive operations unit movements reconnaissance command and control logistics and maintenance especially. Ports countless interviews with Panzer veterans and his own experiences as an armor commander in the modern German Army Schneider describes World War II Panzer tactics coupling his narrative with scores of illustrations that highlight armor concepts Schneider covers the major types of small unit ,