OTH-598 Tank-Soldiers. T-54 and T-55 story hardcover book
Hardcover book. Collector's edition with higher quality coated paper. Text in Russian. EKSMO Publ. 128 pages, format 205 x 260 mm, lots of photos and pictures.
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These legendary tanks are in service for 70 years! T-54 and T-55 are menacing, highly reliable, inexpensive to manufacture and easy to operate. These machines have become the benchmark of the world tank - even NATO strategists have calculated the strength of their tank troops comparing to T-55, which is the first in the world have been equipped with a system of anti-nuclear protection and is able to conduct combat actions under conditions of nuclear war.
Besides the Soviet Army, the T-54 and its most advanced modification the T-55 were in service in 67 countries and fought on all continents – from the suppression of the Hungarian revolt of 1956 until the defeat of Georgia in 2008, from Vietnam and Afghanistan to Yugoslavia and "desert Storm", from the Arab-Israeli, Indo-Pakistani, Cambodian, Vietnamese-Chinese, the Iran-Iraq and Lebanese wars to Angola, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia and Chad, from Transnistria, Karabakh, Abkhazia and South Ossetia to Libya and Syria.
In the new book of Michael Baryatinsky, who is the leading historian of armored vehicles, you will find comprehensive information about the famous T-54/55, earned the title of "Tank- soldiers". Color collector's edition illustrated by hundreds of exclusive drawings, profiles and photos.