A specialist on armoured vehicles has produced this book on tank technology. Richard M. Ogorkiewicz examines the major aspects of tank design, from the ballistics of tank guns and fire control systems, tank engines, steering systems and suspensions to the various types of armour. He also examines the impact of guided missiles on tank development, different facets of mobility and cross country performance, and innovations such as electromagnetic and thermal guns and active armour. The technology of tanks is put into perspective by an outline of the evolution of tanks and an up-to-date review of their development throughout the world - from the USA and USSR through to new developments in Brazil and South Korea.
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Descrizione libro Jane's Information Group, Coulsdon, Surrey, 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Two volumes, burgundy cloth, in stout matching slipcase. Gilt spine titles very rubbed, otherwise in near-new condition. Codice libro della libreria 006071
Descrizione libro Janes Information Group, U.S.A., 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. withdrawn technical library with usual marks, two volumes in slipcase. Codice libro della libreria 009307
Descrizione libro Janes Information Group 1991-07, 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: good. Slipcase. 0710605951. Codice libro della libreria 685922