Panzers in the Sand

The History of Panzer-Regiment 5, 1942-45

Book Description

  • Combat history of a renowned German tank regiment in World War II
  • Follows the unit from the sands of North Africa to the bloody cauldron of the Eastern Front, where it was repeatedly destroyed and reconstituted
  • Numerous firsthand accounts from tank commanders and crews
  • Illustrations include photos, graphs, organizational charts, and maps
  • Sequel to Panzers in the Sand, Vol. 1, 1935ñ41 (978-0-8117-0723-7)

  • About Hartmann, Bernd

    Bernd Hartmann served with Panzer-Regiment 5 throughout World War II. He lives in Germany.