Ferdinand Elefant, by Janusz Ledwoch (52)
Published by Wydawnictwo Militaria in 1997. 46 pages. Large A4 size softback (WSO)
This book has all main text in Polish, and is packed with lots of black and white photographs showing the German heavy Tank Destroyer 'Elefant' (The tank was initially built under the alternative name 'Ferdinand' after its designer, Ferdinand Porsche, and was given the army designation SdKfz 184). Every photograph has a caption in Polish and English, and their are also 10 pages of detailed plans and schematics, all drawn to 1:35 scale.
The book also has a total of 8 pages of colour plate drawings showing around 18 Heavy Tank Destroyers, each with different markings and camouflage designs
This book is part of the publishers series on German AFV's and vehicles of the Second World War. Wydawnictwo Militaria, based in Warsaw, has an excellent reputation for producing high quality, detailed guides, and these volumes are no exception (all the books are published on thick, high quality 'glossy' paper)
Condition of the book is generally ok. The cover has some minor scuffs and blemishes, and some light nibbling and creases along the edges, but the spine is tight and intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound