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Crusader and Covenanter Cruiser Tanks 1939–45 (Osprey New Vanguard #14)

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The Covenanter (which never saw active service) and Crusader Cruiser tanks were developed between 1939 and 1940. The Crusader first saw action in the North African desert in June 1941: its speed and sleek design made it a hard target to hit, and the tank was well-respected by the Afrikakorps for its velocity in combat. But its hurried development prior to World War II also ...more
Paperback, 48 pages
Published May 15th 1995 by Osprey Publishing
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A good book but a bit technical but I suppose any book of this type worth its salt must be. In short, a great reference work and great many very interesting illustrations
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A good review of the history of this line of tanks.
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