This detailed history of the Tiger Company of Nazi Germany's notorious "Death's Head" panzer division of the Waffen-SS covers the armored combat at Kursk, Warsaw, and other battles on the Eastern Front.
Author: Ian Michael Wood
Publisher: Stackpole Books
This detailed history of the Tiger Company of Nazi Germany's notorious "Death's Head" panzer division of the Waffen-SS covers the armored combat at Kursk, Warsaw, and other battles on the Eastern Front. Based on after-action reports, war diaries, and personal accounts from veterans, this all-encompassing title includes numerous detailed photos of Tiger tanks and the men who crewed them. Essential reference for modelers, historians, armor fans, and World War II enthusiasts.
Mother shaking her head too : Child , you'll be the death of me yet , with a chest
that heaved as deep a sigh though freshly starched and ironed and corset - hard .
And so I was , Nana gave Daughter her death's - head grin . And so are we all .
Author: Rebecca Kavaler
This short story collection features the author's observations of the instincts and motives responsible for the actions of human beings both singly and in relation to each other
There the plants we grow in pots in our hot houses thrive and luxuriate under the
open sky , and form a wilderness , the lurking place of tigers and lions , in which
the fragrance of the very air is intoxicating as wine . The hundred different ...
The Woolly Bear - adult caterpillar of the Garden Tiger moth . Photographer
anonymous . Poisonous spines of the caterpillar of the Io moth (. Death's Head
Hawk moth . “ I'm afraid , " said my father , “ it's a big disappointment . These are
eggs of ...
The Indian tigers I have been studying, however, repeatedly raise four cubs to
dispersal. ... Secondly, inbreeding may not pose the threat to tigers that it does to
humans. The most ... Botanist Why does the deaths-head Hawkmoth above) have
There , abandoned , vanquished , terrible , those gloomy squares endured their death - throes in formidable fashion . ... like the eyes of tigers at night , formed a
circle round their heads ; all the lintstocks of the English batteries approached the
... LAST SQUARE . colossal death's head which heroes A FEW squares of the
Guard , im- always see in the smoke of the ... death also , they awaited this
double the pieces , the lighted matches like shadow , and yielded , unfaltering , to tigers ...
... to be paid with man's flesh is a thing more natural for tigers than men , but this
devil in shape of a man ” —and so following . ... The legend of the gold casket in
the play— “ Who chooseth me shall gain what many men desire ” -a death's head
... to moralise in the sense of monks of La stuffed tigers , monkeys , and
kangaroos , have Trappe ; and even if so , the open grave and introduced what
can only be designated as the death's head , which tell of the uncertainty stuffed
On the other hand insect life provides many beautiful compensations : butterflies ,
moths , beetles . ... all kinds of moths come in : from the Hawks , including the not
uncommon Death's - Head , to the Goat , the Puss , Tigers and Wainscots .
... all the reports of human and tiger deaths reach the forest department .
Moreover , since many of the human victims were illegal intruders , their deaths
were not officially recorded . On the other hand , a report quoted the deaths of ten
Author: Valmik Thapar
Publisher: Da Capo Press
A passionate first-person narrative by Valmik Thapar, who has spent most of the last thirty years observing tigers in the wild and fighting to ensure their survival, is supplemented by the latest scientific findings and essays by twenty of the world's most renowned experts. This stunning book explores every aspect of one of nature's most majestic animals, making Tiger: The Ultimate Guide as authoritative as it is beautiful. Book jacket.
Death's Head Dick , the Skeleton Pirate ; or , the Tigers of the Sea , drama , by
R. C. Totten ; Cambria Theatre , Merthyr Tydvil , March 31 . Private and
Confidential , farce , by Messrs . Eldred and Paulton ; Prince of Wales ' Theatre ,
the fore part of the head having disappeared , and the bony framework being SIR
JULIUS AND HIS JUBILEE . crushed in various places , the unfortunate man
presented the appearance of a veritable death's head , with two cavities for the
eyes , one for the nose , and SIR ... Tigers ; too good to be skyed there was none ;
tune , not much ; tone , too much , and quite of the as we can gather , we seem to
... Reich and Death's Head groups . these little guns , commanded by Lieutenant
Saveliev , The Germans later brought up more reserves , con stood up to an
attack by 14 “ Tigers . ” At the finish centrating tremendous tank forces on the
The order was given to a compe- falcons , spread eagles , heads , wings ,
feathers , tent person ; and , after the usual family in- legs ... bears ' raldry , and
my expectations of deriving much heads , tigers , tigers ' heads , lions ' heads and
satisfaction from the investigations and ... for the whole and in part ; elephants ,
horses , asses , combination of monstrosities which were and death's heads and
On little gods were thought to “ sit ” either in the the other hand , they claimed that
all the mem dolls or in the bodies of ... One was set upon that treacherously
would descend , followed by her three Tigers dangerous rim of the world , the
very edge of and her twelve “ Aowers . ... Each of the tem bones into relief , so
that he resembled a staring ples had as priest ( pemangkoe ) , a very old man death's head .
The most vivid of the Tiger - moths , the Scarlet Tiger ( page 49 ) , is a sun lover
and a flower visitor like its relation the Jersey ... Some of them grow to a noble
size , like the Privet Hawk and the Death's Head ( page 83 ) ; and their tints and ...
In these scrolls , the tigers ' god is shown as a bearded Muslim religious
mendicant holding a rosary and a special staff ... of the god of death holding a
sinner by the hair in the jaws of fire ( or holding up a sinner's head that has been
Author: Barbara Rossi
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
An extensive overview--which includes many full-color reproductions and black-and-white illustrations--chronicles four hundred years of popular painting in India, with in-depth commentary on the folk, tribal, and urban contexts from which these paintings arose. UP.