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GaryH
10-28-2011, 12:09 PM
Could anyone recommend a decent book on Tiger or Panther tanks please.
I'm keen to start reading up on these beasts.
Thanks

leccy
10-29-2011, 05:43 AM
The Encyclopaedia of German Tanks in WW2 by Chamberlain, Doyle and Jentz, ISBN 1854095188. This gives a good view of all German tanks from 1933 to 1945 including variants and prototypes.

Tiger Tanks by Michael Green ISBN 0-87938-954-0

Germanys Panther Tank, The Quest for Supremacy by Thomas Jentz, ISBN 0887408125

Panzertruppen 2: The Complete Guide to the Creation & Combat Employment of Germany's Tank Force, 1943-1945/Formations, Organizations, Tactics Combat Reports, Unit Strengths, Statistics. ISBN 978-1854095183

Germany's Tiger Tanks: VK 45.02 to Tiger II - Design, Production and Modifications, ISBN 0764302248

Germany's Tiger Tanks: Germany's Tiger Tanks DW to Tiger 1 Design, Production and Modifications. ISBN 0764310380

For the Jagdpanzers

Heavy Jagdpanzer: Development - Production - Operations. ISBN 0764326252

GaryH
10-29-2011, 06:32 AM
Thank You

panz
05-11-2012, 06:38 PM
You can also read "Tigers in the Mud", by otto Carius, a Tiger ace.
Its a memoir from his actions in the war on the east front.
He tells you how live is with a Tiger, and he ends up working with a Jagdtiger.