The History Files #52: Tanks

57 mins - Published Wed, May 11, 2016 by Gordon Frye and Nancy Frye

The heavily-armored, heavily-gunned, tank is a ubiquitous part of modern warfare, but it’s a relative newcomer in the large scale of history. In this episode we look at the development of this tracked vehicle and its debut on the battlefields of World War 1.

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