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Tiger Tank Manual: Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger 1 Ausf.E (SdKfz 181) Model

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The German Tiger I—officially known as the Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger I Auks. E (Skiffs 181)—was probably the most feared battle tank of World War II. Its invincibility lay in its main gun and heavy defensive armor. The Tiger’s primary armament was the deadly 88mm Kiwi 36 L/56 gun that was the most powerful antitank gun then in use by any army, capable of penetrating 112mm ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published July 15th 2011 by Zenith Press
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Jimmie Kepler
Jan 01, 2013 Jimmie Kepler rated it it was amazing
"Tiger Tank Manual: Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger 1 Ausf.E (SdKfz 181) Model (Owner's Workshop Manual)" by David Fletcher, David Wiley and Mike Hayden and published by Zenith Press. The Tank Museum in South Dorset in the United Kingdom (UK) was in a unique position to write a new chapter in the Tank story with its own discoveries on restoring and running Tiger 131, which is the centerpiece of the manual.

"Tiger Tank Manual" is unique as we follow the story of Tiger 131 from April 1943 in Tunisia in N
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Dave
Jan 14, 2012 Dave rated it it was amazing
The Panzer MkVI Tiger 1 was one of the most feared, if not the most feared, battle tank of World War 2. It is also quite possibly the most famous tank of all time.
Volumes have been written about the Tiger 1. Some of it has been accurate, but much of it simply passes along myths and common misconceptions.
Many modern books about tanks are simply picture books that contain little information of substance, and are often filled with technical errors. So when I ordered this book from Amazon I wasn't
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Desmond Tong
Jan 07, 2015 Desmond Tong rated it liked it
This book has tons, I repeat, tons of technical data of the famed Panzer VI Tiger. If you do not even know how cars work in full detail, then steer clear from this book. Apart from that, it has very interesting history of the Tiger and it follows closely how the captured Tiger 131 was studied, refurbished, and ultimately ended up in a British museum today.
Samuel B.  Shaw
Sep 26, 2011 Samuel B. Shaw rated it it was ok
1/3 manual on the Tiger tank, 2/3 the story of salvaging the particular Tiger tank that resides at the Tank Museum.
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