Accession Number : AD0755691

Title :   Time and the Tank (Selected Parts),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Rotmistrov,F. A.

Report Date : 27 NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : The author, a marshal in the Soviet tank forces, has served for more than 50 years in the Soviet Armed Forces. In the report he points out the origin and development of the tank forces, the theory and practice of their employment, and also some problems in the organizational development of these forces. Basic attention is given to the role of Soviet tanks during the Great Patriotic War. The book is intended for the military reader and all those who are interested in the history of the tank forces. The report covers only the Introduction and Chapter 3. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), SELF PROPELLED GUNS, COMBAT READINESS, MILITARY TACTICS, DEPLOYMENT, SOUTH KOREA, VIETNAM, USSR

Subject Categories : Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE