Bradley vs BMP: Desert Storm 1991 (Duel) by Mike Guardia,Alan Gilliland,Johnny Shumate PDF

By Mike Guardia,Alan Gilliland,Johnny Shumate

within the mid-1960s, the Soviet Union unveiled the BMP, the 1st real infantry combating motor vehicle. A innovative layout, the BMP marked an important departure from the normal armoured group of workers provider, with a decrease silhouette and heavier armament than rival APCs. probably the most fearsome light-armoured cars of its day, it triggered nice consternation at the different aspect of the Iron Curtain because the americans scrambled to layout a computing device to rival the BMP. the outcome used to be the M2/M3 Bradley. those chilly conflict icons first clashed – now not at the plains of Europe, yet in southern Iraq in the course of the Gulf conflict of 1991. that includes especially commissioned full-colour paintings, this is often the soaking up tale of the origins, improvement and strive against functionality of the BMP and Bradley, culminating within the bloody battles of the Gulf War.

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