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Armoured crusader

the biography of Major-General Sir Percy "Hobo" Hobart

by Kenneth John Macksey

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Published by Grub Street in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Hobart, Percy, 1885-1957,
    • Generals -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank warfare

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKenneth Macksey.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA69.3.H56 M3 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 348 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages348
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3369774M
      ISBN 101904010644
      LC Control Number2004445175

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      Italeri ‘Crusader Anti-Aircraft Tanks’ – build review Special Feature Article by Steve Noble Throughout the Blitzkrieg, desert campaigns and the failed Allied raid on Dieppe, one of the key elements that drove German success was the aeroplane. The Crusader Armies: –, by Steve Tibble, Yale University Press, New Haven, Conn., , $ Recent scholarship has begun to challenge long-accepted views of the Crusades. In that vein, historian Tibble’s new book, The Crusader Armies, takes an unconventional look at the social and military history of the campaigns and those who participated in them.

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