Modelling US Army Tank Destroyers of World War II

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Series: Osprey Modelling

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  • 9781841767994
  • 9781780964751
Tank destroyers were the US Army's response to blitzkrieg, and were based around the concept of mounting a large anti-tank gun on a light, fast moving vehicle. They served in the Mediterranean, Pacific, and North-West Europe theatres, and were also supplied to other Allied armies. These vehicles form an attractive modelling subject; their open turrets provide plenty of opportunity for detail work, as demonstrated here by the author in clear step-by-step instructions. Packed with tips and techniques from a leading modeller and Allied armour expert, this title covers the M10, M18, M36, and M39, and features modelling projects in 1/35th and 1/72nd scale.
  • Bloomsbury Publishing; February 2012
  • ISBN: 9781780964751
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Modelling US Army Tank Destroyers of World War II
  • Series: Osprey Modelling
  • Author: Steven J. Zaloga
  • Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781841767994
  • 9781780964751

About The Author

Steven J. Zaloga was born in 1952, received his BA in history from Union College, and his MA from Columbia University. He has published numerous books and articles dealing with modern military technology, especially armoured vehicle development. His main area of interest is military affairs in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe in the Second World War, and he has also written extensively on American armoured forces.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781841767994
  • 9781780964751