Tanks. Panzers. Armored vehicles. They revolutionized wars and influenced the outcomes of countless conflicts. Mythical machines that symbolized technical progress and the modern age, they also embodied the dreams of power—and the megalomania—of their makers.
Still, millions of men drove these steel monsters on the battlefields, and it is through their stories that we’ll discover the fascinating saga of these steel beasts of war that have been both fascinating and frightening us for over a century.