In March of 2012, we brought together six of the most respected authors in the field of tank history, and battered them with questions submitted by the World of Tanks playerbase. You are watching the result of this four-hour Q&A.
In this part:
02:35 Why the word "tank?"
04:30 What actually brought the development of the tank about?
07:45 How much influence did Liddel-Hart or Guderian have? (Then other officers)
15:00 Did Patton prevent development of M26?
18:13 Interview with Steve Zaloga
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