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Author Foley, Michael, 1955-
Title Rise of the tank / Michael Foley.
Imprint Barnsley : Pen & Sword Military, 2014.

Author Foley, Michael, 1955-
Subject Tanks (Military science) -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Military art and science -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Tank warfare.
Description 1 online resource
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Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: The Idea of a Land Ship; Chapter 2: Development of the Tank; Chapter 3: The Tank in Action; Chapter 4: The Men in the Tanks; Conclusion; Appendix: Tank Banks and Tanks in London; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Rise of the Tank will be concentrated on the period of the development of the tank and its use in the First World War. This will appeal to those interested in new developments in war and those interested in the First World War generally. The book will be especially relevant due to the forthcoming centenary of the beginning of the war and for this reason it will be easy to promote the book as there will be a lot of media interest. Using the resources of the Imperial War Museum, The National Archives and the Tank Museum, Rise of the Tank will have lots of information available on the development.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781473840287 (electronic bk.)
1473840287 (electronic bk.)
9781473840812 (electronic bk.)
1473840813 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 894227413
Additional Format Print version: Foley, Michael, 1955- Rise of the tank 9781783463930 (OCoLC)885008755

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