By Allyn R. Vannoy,Jay Karamales,T. N. Dupuy
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Against the Panzers: United States Infantry versus German Tanks, 1944–1945: A History of Eight Battles Told through Diaries, Unit Histories and Interviews by Allyn R. Vannoy,Jay Karamales,T. N. Dupuy