9781904687467 cover

Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions


By Chris Bishop, Jorge Rosado

189 x 240 mm, 192 pages, 400 artworks and 10 photographs, 9781904687467, £19.99, Hardback, Amber Books
15 September 2010

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  • An invaluable reference guide for modellers and armoured vehicles enthusiasts alike400 artworks

    Illustrated with detailed artworks of German tanks and their markings with exhaustive captions and specifications, The Essential Tank Identification Guide: Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions 1939–45 is the definitive study of the equipment and organisation of the Wehrmacht’s armoured divisions.

    Organised by division, the book describes in depth the various models of tank in German service during the war with each individual armoured division, with listing of the unit commanders and any famous tank aces.

    Each divisional section is further broken down by campaign, accompanied by orders of battle, a brief divisional history of the campaign and any specific unit markings. With information boxes accompanying the full-colour artworks, all drawn to the same scale, The Essential Tank Identification Guide: Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions 1939–45 is an essential reference guide for modellers and any enthusiast with an interest in the armoured divisions of the German Wehrmacht.

    About the Author

    Chris Bishop was a prolific military historian who wrote and contributed to numerous military publications during a career spanning over 25 years. His books include SS: Hitler's Foreign Divisions, Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions and Panzergrenadier Divisions. He died in 2008.


    Well written, and very neatly presented, this is a very good guide to the 28 Panzer Divisions to keep on your shelf I'd suggest.


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