Moscow: Voennaya Ordena Lenina Akademiya Bronetankovikh Voysk, 1961. Item #706
482 pp. 19x13 cm. Original cloth binding. Binding is slightly deformed. Otherwise good. Owner’s signature on the endpaper.
The book is largely based on the book by F. Von Senger und Etterlin ‘Taschnbuch der panzer. 1943-1957’ with additional material and edited by major general Sergeev. It was used as a textbook for the military academies and as a main open reference for the subject. Australian tanks are described on pp. 20-24. Apart from that all of the countries that were possessing tanks in their military forces are described.