Download e-book for kindle: M3 Lee/Grant Medium Tank 1941-45 by Steven J. Zaloga, Hugh Johnson

By Steven J. Zaloga, Hugh Johnson

ISBN-10: 1841768898

ISBN-13: 9781841768892

The hugely winning 'stop-gap' M3 medium tank used to be designed in 1941, and as sufficient turret casting amenities weren't but prepared, the M3 used an strange armament configuration patterned after a French tank. British lend-lease calls for resulted in the layout of a moment turret kind with the USA model known as the Lee and the British model the provide. it may well penetrate Panzer armor, and its explosive firepower used to be very good for facing German anti-tank weapons. This e-book covers the layout, improvement, carrier and editions of a car that was once the spine of many global conflict II forces.

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Daniel D. Desjardins's Military displays : technology and applications PDF

By Daniel D. Desjardins

ISBN-10: 0819491551

ISBN-13: 9780819491558

ISBN-10: 081949156X

ISBN-13: 9780819491565

This first-of-its-kind instructional on army screens starts with a dialogue of basics and results in an knowing of ways monitors utilized by the U.S. defense force vary from their opposite numbers within the civil zone. complex undergraduate scholars, graduate scholars, starting reveal pros, or a person who desires to learn about reveal basics with a watch to army functions and the army industry will enjoy the particular info herein. In an easy building-block strategy, basic techniques equivalent to the lumen, luminous depth, and illuminance are reviewed, and the writer progresses with a dialogue of the numerous demonstrate applied sciences, resembling CRT, AMLCD, and AMOLED, in addition to demonstrate subcomponents, resembling backlights, polarizers, and dimming circuitry, ahead of finishing with an exposition of the army marketplace itself. The latter comprises an identity of functionality parameter values, not just for the vast area of mounted- and rotary-wing plane, but additionally tracked and wheeled autos, dismounted squaddies, and command and keep an eye on amenities. Military screens: expertise and functions gives the reader perception to the greater than 647 line-replaceable devices for reveal utilized by those different types of systems within the U.S. army at the present time

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Download e-book for iPad: Field Artillery Weapons of the Civil War, revised edition by James C. Hazlett

By James C. Hazlett

It is a distinctive survey, replete with images and diagrams, of the sector artillery utilized by each side within the Civil battle. In paperback for the 1st time, the e-book presents technical descriptions of the artillery (bore, weight, variety, etc.), ordnance purchases, and inspection experiences. Appendixes supply info on surviving artillery items and their present destinations in museums and nationwide parks.

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