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Cambrai 1917: The birth of armoured warfare (Campaign #187)

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This crucial new study of one of the seminal events in military history dispells many of the myths surrounding Cambrai 1917 of World War I (1914-1918). Common perception classifies it as the "world's first tank battle" but Alexander Turner shows us that the real importance of Cambrai was that it saw the first use of armor as an operational shock tactic. With the ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published October 23rd 2007 by Osprey Publishing (first published October 4th 2007)
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