There is no series of actions in war more difficult to follow than those of a great tank battle. General von Mellenthin took part in most of the major armored clashes in the desert, in Russia, and in the final defense of Germany. An authentic account of tactics and movements. VG-Owner’s name inm inside cover. New York. N.Y. 1973 Ballantine Books 2nd Pr., 458 Pgs., Mass Market Paperback.