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The Tiger tank story

Mark Healy

The Tiger tank story

by Mark Healy

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Published by History Press in Stroud .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMark Healy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUG446.5 .H38 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24415276M
ISBN 100752456296
ISBN 109780752456294
LC Control Number2010413750
OCLC/WorldCa551416359

Thomas has a plan to find a tiger and her cubs when they escape from the wildlife park. The “Tiger” tanks used in the film were actually Russian T tanks which had been specially modified to look like Tiger tanks. This is apparent when you look at the suspension of the tanks - Ts used a modified Christie suspension, whereas the Tigers’ wheels were much more elaborate.

The books were created by the Reverend W. Awdry, who wrote the first stories in He penned twenty-six books from to A further sixteen books were written by his son Christopher Awdry. The final book in the series, Thomas and his Friends, was published in The “Tiger” tanks used in the film were actually Russian T tanks which had been specially modified to look like Tiger tanks. This is apparent when you look at the suspension of the tanks (Ts used a modified Christie suspension, whereas the Tigers’ wheels were much more elaborate.).

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"The Tiger Tank Story", by author Mark Healy, is a short ( page and 7 1/2 by 5 inch) book aimed at those who aren't tremendously familiar with the German Tiger tanks from World War II, and want to learn more without having to wade through /5(20).

Charts the evolution of the Tiger I and Tiger II "King Tiger"—the most feared tank of World War II As the Germans advanced on the East during Operation Barbarossa, they came up against the Soviet T and KV-1 tanks. The response was the creation of the Tiger I tank—the Wehrmacht’s first armor capable of using the 88mm gun, preferring firepower over mobility/5(6).

Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase An excellent review of "the Tiger" based on the exgensive testing of a tank captured in North Africa. This same tank has now been restored to running condition and is the star of the Tank Museum the one everyone wants to see mobving/5(2).

The Tiger I tank was created inthe Wehrmacht's first armour capable of using the 88mm gun, preferring firepower over mobility. In it was followed by the even heavier Tiger II. In The The Tiger tank story book Tank Story, Mark Healy details the development and exploits of the most famous tank ever : Just before the German invasion of Russia in June Hitler ordered a heavy tank mounting an 88mm gun be built for the German Army.

The Tiger I tank was. (from the book Introduction) As an object of popular enthusiasm the tank stands in line a long way behind many other evocative machines.

Railway engines, aircraft, motor cars and ships have devotees worldwide who are numbered in millions whereas armoured-fighting-vehicle enthusiasts probably do not exceed a few thousand.5/5(1).

Book Overview. Charts the evolution of the Tiger I and Tiger II "King Tiger"the most feared tank of World War II As the Germans advanced on the East during Operation Barbarossa, they came up against the Soviet T and KV-1 :   The Tiger Tank Story: Mark Healy: Books - Skip to main content.

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The Tiger I (listen (help info)), a German heavy tank of World War II, operated from in Africa and Europe, usually in independent heavy tank was designated Panzerkampfwagen VI Ausf H during development but was changed to Panzerkampfwagen VI Ausf E during production.

The Tiger I gave the German Army its first armoured fighting vehicle that mounted the cm KwK 36 gun. The Tiger Tank Story.

by Mark Healy. Overview. Charts the evolution of the Tiger I and Tiger II "King Tiger"--the most feared tank of World War II As the Germans advanced on the East during Operation Barbarossa, they came up against the Soviet T and KV-1 tanks.

The response was the creation of the Tiger I tank--the Wehrmacht's first armor capable of using the 88mm gun, preferring firepower Brand: History Press. In AprilDale Oscroft visited the Tank Museum and was struck by the similarity between Tiger and a story told to him by his father John Oscroft who was part of 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters who took point without the promised tank support.

After its capture the Germans immediately counter attacked with tanks including Tigers. Elegant prose captures the cruel beauty of the Siberian Tiger and it's harsh habitat along with the lives of the people who live alongside, encroach on and poach them.

Vallaint turns the story of a man eating tiger into part whodunit, part history and part ethnography of Reviews:   Best WWII Tank Book. Ever. - posted in General Discussion: Gentlemen, Both Tiger Tracks and The Last Panther, by Wolfgang Faust, are on sale via the Amazon Kindle Store for $ each.

I bought both, and just finished Tiger Tracks (read in two sittings, btw) and it was the most visceral and unflinching account of tank-on-tank warfare I have ever read.

Vintage The Tiger In The Tank A Coloring Story Book. Promotional book by Esso - The Humble Oil Company Stamped on the back is Humble Oil and Refinery Company Colonial Ave.

SW Roanoke VA Esso became Exxon in End date:   The Tiger is one of the most revered tanks of the war, if not in the entirety of tank history.

And, as Military History Visualized reveals, an effective tank—though perhaps not as great as. Re: Best book on the Tiger tank.

Post by Christian Ankerstjerne» 21 SepIf you're looking for photos, Jentz' Tigers at the Front (published by Schiffer) has pages of high-quality photographs of TIger I and Tiger IIs.

Put a tiger in your tank Do you remember the ESSO drive to sell petrol with this campaign, not only were petrol stations covered with tiger pictures & inflated Tigers but people drove round with a tiger tail hanging from their petrol caps. Continue Reading. When the Tiger was introduced init was an outstanding tank.

It performed extremely well for the particular job of a heavy tank: leading the assault and sustaining most of the enemy's firepower while the tank is supported from behind by medium and light tanks, infantry etc. Vintage Esso Tiger In The Tank Coloring Book and Esso Essoline Match Book Cover.

$ + $ shippingBrand: Esso. The book “Tiger Heat: German Panzers on the Eastern Front” has a chapter about King Tiger tanks. In that chapter, the author describes an engagement between 3 King Tigers and 3 Soviet T/85s in August when the Red Army launched its Lvov–San.

The True Story Of A Man-Eating Tiger's 'Vengeance' In Decembera tiger prowled the outskirts of a small town in Russia's Far East. In his book The Tiger. The Tiger I was a German heavy tank that saw extensive service during World War II. Mounting the 88 mm KwK 36 L/56 gun and thick armor, the Tiger proved formidable in combat and forced the Allies to alter their armor tactics and develop new weapons to counter it.

Though effective on the battlefield, the Tiger was badly over-engineered making it.The Tiger II is a German heavy tank of the Second World final official German designation was Panzerkampfwagen Tiger Ausf.B, often shortened to Tiger B.

The ordnance inventory designation was It is also known under the informal name Königstiger (the German name for the Bengal tiger), often translated literally as Royal Tiger, or somewhat incorrectly as King Tiger by.