TITLE

Swiss Faith Removes Mountains

PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Armada International;Aug/Sep2002, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the use of a vintage Swiss Army Pz68 tank to destroy a large boulder at the Schwarzstock Mountain, which was threatening to roll down the Canyon of Schwyz valley in Sweden.
ACCESSION #
7406688

 

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