Last edited by Shakam
Saturday, August 8, 2020 | History

4 edition of Spearhead found in the catalog.

Spearhead

Peter Driscoll

Spearhead

by Peter Driscoll

  • 380 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Corgi Adult .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Non-Classifiable

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7814823M
    ISBN 100552132160
    ISBN 109780552132169
    OCLC/WorldCa21599985

      Spearhead Great tank book, written at the crew/ section / platoon level. Band Of Brothers with tracks?? As a former tanker I marvel at the challanges these guys faced and overcame day after day, engagement after engagement. The cold, the inferior armor and gun combination of the M-4 Sherman tanks in late /5(91). SpearCraft Book Box YA monthly June theme is: The Crown Princess Our book choice this month is the first in an fantasy duology inspired by West African folklore in which a grieving crown princess and a desperate refugee find themselves on a collision course to murder each other despite their growing attraction.

      Dramatic tank duel in 'Spearhead' author Adam Makos on story of American hero. Author Adam Makos talks about his book, "Spearhead," based on WW II vet in famous tank duel with German : Jana Hoops. Books Bookshelf ‘Spearhead’ Review: Beyond the Front Lines In World War II, every American tank became a rolling town on tracks. By Jonathan W. .

    Spearhead is a little known novel of the War, but is filled with details based on the author’s own wartime experiences, plus examines the deeper moral questions of the conflict. #1Bestseller in [pdf] [tuebl] [kindle] [epub] [mobi] [audiobook], #1 e-Book New Release. March NonFiction First Editions Club Pick New York, NY: Ballantine (pub: Febru ) First Edition. Signed on the title page. As new in dust jacket.


Share this book
You might also like
cruise of H.M.S. Exeter

cruise of H.M.S. Exeter

Criminal justice in the 1990s

Criminal justice in the 1990s

Synthesis of alkyl cyclopropyl ethers

Synthesis of alkyl cyclopropyl ethers

Faces of Britain

Faces of Britain

Pharmacology of the endocrine system and related drugs

Pharmacology of the endocrine system and related drugs

Fernand Léger

Fernand Léger

This Day in History-1992 Calendar

This Day in History-1992 Calendar

present interest of Tangier.

present interest of Tangier.

Master education plan for Indian zoos

Master education plan for Indian zoos

Drainage and Water Table Control (Asae Publication)

Drainage and Water Table Control (Asae Publication)

Planning for the information needs of the aging

Planning for the information needs of the aging

Depositional environment of the Fincastle Conglomerate near Roanoke, Virginia

Depositional environment of the Fincastle Conglomerate near Roanoke, Virginia

Spearhead by Peter Driscoll Download PDF EPUB FB2

Adam Makos has written a great book of the story of "Spearhead" the Story of Cpl. Clarence Smoyer (Eagle 7). Clarence served in Easy Company 2nd Battalion 32nd Armor Regiment as a gunner on a Pershing Tank/5(). Having just finished Adam Mako's latest WW2 book; Spearhead I wanted a bit of time to collect my thoughts before trying to write a review.

This is an excellent book of soldiers at war, a tankers eye-view of the conflict through his periscope or his gun sight/5. The book, by Spearhead book writer Adam Makos, is the remarkable story of two tank crewmen, from opposite sides of the conflict, who endure the grisly nature of tank warfare.

Makos, author of "Devotion". The Hardcover of the Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II by Adam Makos at Barnes & : Random House Publishing Group.

The Story When Clarence Smoyer is assigned to the gunner’s seat of his Sherman tank, his crewmates discover that Spearhead book gentle giant from Pennsylvania has a hidden talent: He’s a natural born shooter. At first, Clarence and his fellow crews in the legendary 3rd Armored Division—“Spearhead”—thought their tanks were invincible.

About Spearhead THE NEW YORK TIMES, WALL Spearhead book JOURNAL, LOS ANGELES TIMES, AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER “A band of brothers in an American tank Makos drops the reader back into the Pershing’s turret and dials up a battle scene to.

Book Summary From the New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Call comes the riveting World War II story of an American tank gunner's journey into the heart of the Third Reich, where he will meet destiny in an iconic armor duel—and forge an enduring bond with his enemy.

Conversion of book to digital text in by Vic Damon of staff COMPLETE TEXT of "SPEARHEAD IN THE WEST" 3rd Armored Division's Page WWII History - Published in >> For Selected Graphics Book Dust Jacket >> For Selected Graphics.

“Spearhead” spends many of its pages inside tanks — doughty Shermans, dreaded Panthers, one mighty Pershing in particular — and inside the heads of World War II tankers, the men who drove them, Author: Philip Kopper. Book Signings. At this time all the "Spearhead" signing events are complete. Join Adam's mailing list for email notification of special events, incentives, book-to-film news, and more.

Your e-mail address will be kept private and you can unsubscribe at any time. Subscribe to Adam's mailing list. In his new book, "Spearhead: The World War II Odyssey of an American Tank Gunner" (published by Ballantine Books), Adam Makos (the New York Times bestselling author of "A Higher Call") chronicles.

This instant New York Times bestselling book from Valor Studios' publisher Adam Makos tells the incredible true story of WWII tank gunner Clarence Smoyer and his enemy, German tanker Gustav Schaefer. Clarence was the corporal leading the U.S. Army into Cologne, and Gustav was the young German sent to stop him.

The book I read to research this post was Spearhead Assault by John Geddes which is an excellent book which I bought from a secondhand bookstore. This book is mostly about the battle at Goose Green during the Falklands Conflict at which the author who was in the Parachute Regiment fought/5.

Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since Day landings, and the 3rd Armored Division was leading the breakout across northern France, thus earning the name “Spearhead” Division.

With illustrations and photos, Makos offers comparisons between the unpopular and outgunned. Cover of Permabook paperback edition of Spearhead by Franklin M. Davis Jr. Franklin Milton Davis Jr. (–) was an author and major general in the United States Army. Spearhead Machinery Ltd.

Green View, Salford Priors, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 8SW, England. Tel: +44 (0) | Fax: +44 (0) Historian Makos (A Higher Call) draws on correspondence, secondary sources, and first-person testimony to tell the story of Cpl. Clarence Smoyer and. Magically illustrated by Ben Hodson, the recycling themed, Where In The World Is Away, is Michael Franti's second children's y with Little Lee and Little Lou as they attempt to find a place to find a place to throw there juice bottle "Away" only to encounter Mo the Crow who helps them discover that "AWAY" is really just "SOMEWHERE ELSE" and flies them through.

From the New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Call comes the riveting World War II story of an American tank gunner’s journey into the heart of the Third Reich, where he will meet destiny.

Spearhead Books Mail order books from the publisher of Spearhead Spearhead Books is now discontinued. Below is a list of titles formerly supplied, which may be of interest to book searchers.

These titles may have had their price increased or now be out of print. Two suppliers for Spearhead Books are given below, who may be contacted directly. SPEARHEAD. is a set of easy-to-understand rules and lists for World War II divisional level wargaming written by Arty Conliffe and published by Quantum Printing in In these pages, you'll find lists of SPEARHEAD players and clubs worldwide, a SPEARHEAD FAQ, hints, strategies and game summaries, as well as information regarding future.New book by Pat Keady, titled "Spearhead" did not really feel like a book, but an experience like no other.

From the first page you are submerged into the author's mind/heart/soul. It was like hearing your closest friend sharing his intimate self with you.5/5(3).Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives In World War II by Adam Makos (Hardcover, )/5(18).