Panzer Leader (book)

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Panzer Leader
Panzer Leader Book Cover.jpg
Cover of the Ballantine Book abridged version
Author Heinz Guderian
Original title Erinnerungen eines Soldaten
Country Germany
Language German
Genre War novel, Biography
Publication date
1950
Published in English
Ballantine Books, 1957
Media type Print
OCLC 3596228

Panzer Leader (German: Erinnerungen eines Soldaten, literally "Memories of a Soldier") is an autobiography by Heinz Guderian. The book, written during his imprisonment by the Allies after the war, describes Guderian's service in the Panzer arm of the Heer before and during World War II.

The most prominent English language version is the 1952 translation by Constantine Fitzgibbon, with a foreword by B. H. Liddell Hart. The Da Capo Press editions have an additional introduction by Kenneth Macksey.

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