Amazon is showing a May 31, 2016 release day for Firing Now!: Tank, Anti-Tank and Self-Propelled Artillery Ammunicion UK & USA 1939-1945 (Green Series) by Dick Taylor. This book is part of the “Green Series” published by MMP Books and is a 160 pages softcover. We can’t think of any other books devoted to this specific topic, this may turn out to be a very useful reference for those wanting to learn about tank and anti-tank ammunition of World War II.
This book explores the fascinating history of tank, anti-tank and self-propelled artillery ammunition used by the British and Americans in World War 2. As well as examining the major ammunition types in detail, the work also explains, for the first time in a book of this type, how ammunition functions and is made to be accurate. The guns and weapons used to fire the ammunition are also covered, as is a comprehensive lexicon of terminology and an extensive list of references. The whole is complemented by stunning artwork showing the ammunition and its associated packaging, with many period photographs of the ammunition in use.