Topics this part:
00:15: Doctrinal requirements for developing the Tiger 1 and Panther
01:31: German Army opinion of Michael Wittmann, and of the Waffen SS units.
02:52: Tank Panic. WW1
05:09: IS-3 and development of Conqueror/M103
09:27: IS-3 vs IS-4
10:55: T-34 Tank Panic and its effect on German tank development.
13:22: Why did the US not use bigger guns like the British did?
17:55 Tank Destroyer doctrine.
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