Hell on Wheels

Christopher Anderson

* Pictorial history of America's armoured forces from 1918 to the end of the 20th century

* Includes images from the First World War to Operation Desert Storm

* Offers a glimpse into the lives of soldiers and their combat experiences

* More than a hundred rare photographs and images

* An essential reference for historians, collectors and
Date Published :
May 2016
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Series :
G.I. The Illustrated History of the American Solder, his Uniform and his Equipment
Illustration :
No associated books available.


This valuable addition to the G.I. series is an illustrated guide to America’s armored forces from the use of prototypes tanks sputtering their way forward in 1918, to the complex technology of Operation Desert Storm. With detailed commentary by John P. Longellier, this book demonstrates just why these lethal troops were known as ‘Hell on Wheels’.

About The Author

Christopher J. Anderson has written many articles on military history, and is the author of The U.S. Army Today, Patton's Third Army and The Fall of Fortress Europe in the G.I. Series.

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