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By Mark Carter

This is a shiny and perceptive perception into the horrors of struggle as skilled via British infantrymen of the Royal Artillery within the barren region battle in 1941–2. the writer, who fought within the crusade, brings to existence the real nature of the scuffling with as British gunners struggled to shield their comrades from the armored energy of the Axis forces below Erwin Rommel. right here, too, are a number of the lighter facets of conflict and the friendships that have been made in these days of adversity. Anti Tank takes us from the combating of 1941 and the toing-and-froing of the ‘Benghazi Stakes’ via to the ultimate conflict of El Alamein in October/November 1942 and the start of 8th Army’s boost to victory.

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