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By Steven J. Zaloga,Alan Gilliland,Johnny Shumate

international battle II observed tanks imagine a dominant position in battle, in a position to tearing throughout the enemy traces if left unchecked. To strive against the risk posed by way of those armoured behemoths the us built the M1 Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher, greater often called the Bazooka. First hired in strive against in the course of 1942, the weapon required loads of ability and braveness to exploit successfully. by way of overdue 1944 it was once a mainstay of the U.S. infantry's anti-tank functions, along towed guns, anti-tank grenades and different longer-established measures.

Focusing at the savage close-quarters combating among Germany's armoured divisions and the USA infantry through the conflict of the Bulge, Steven Zaloga's soaking up research compares and assesses the strengths and boundaries of the state-of-the-art know-how utilized by either side. that includes especially commissioned full-colour paintings and explosive conflict stories, this quantity casts new gentle at the evolving nature of infantry-versus-tank wrestle within the final months of worldwide conflict II.

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