Nazi Megastructures Super Tanks

Hitler’s megalomaniac impulses led him to demand the construction of the largest tank the world had ever seen, a mobile fortress weighing 180 tons. But even this colossus couldn’t satisfy Hitler’s thirst for enormous weapons of war, as he went on to request a land battleship weighing 1,000 tons. This is the story of the Nazi engineers tasked with fulfilling that dream, and an arms race that resulted in the evolution of super-guns and tanks.

  • 2013
  • 00:44:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/05/2016
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