The most complete study of the Sherman tank in Israeli service. From the earliest fighting, the Golan, Sinai, Lebanon, and finally the sale of tanks to Chile. Many myths and misunderstandings about the tank are clarified in this heavily illustrated (470+ photos) book. Chapters include: First Israeli Shermans, Early Shermans, M50/M51, Panzerstellungs (Sherman pillboxes), self-propelled guns, recovery vehicles, specialty Shermans, and Israeli Shermans in Chile. Photos include destails shots as well as combat photos and those of preserved vehicles in Israel.