2nd Armored Division Hell on Wheels Author:Steven Smith The 2nd Armored division, nicknamed 'Hell on Wheels', fought with distinction in World war 2 and was the first US division to reach the Elbe and to enter Berlin. elements of 2nd Armored first saw action in North Africa, landing at Casablanca on 8 November 1942, but the division as a whole did not enter combat until the invasion of Sicily. After ... more »this it trained in England for the invasion of Normandy, landing on D+3 and going into action near Carentan; it would go on to play a significant role in the Falaise Gap battles, subsequently racing across France, through Belgium and into Germany.« less
All about Armor, if you like big metal things, that blow other big metal things up then this is your book, also nice if you like to draw, but lack the details, this book and its images will help you draw these machines with an increased flare.
Big Pictures, with informative text & Maps detailing the allied Push thru Europe by the Armored Divisions. A great accessory to reading history on WWII.
96 pages. Large Format Book. Printed in the US of A.