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Story of the Gun - Hogg, Ian V
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In lavish and evocative text and pictures, The Story of the Gun brings the complete history of the gun vividly to life. It traces the evolution of firearms from the earliest medieval 'hand cannons' to the high technology weapons of today. From matchlock and flintlock to the caseless cartridge; from muzzle-loading to multiple-barreled machine guns; from powder and ball to the modern self-contained cartridge, every major milestone is discussed and illustrated. All the key inventions that changes the face of warfare, and ...

The Story of the Gun 1999, Boxtree, Limited, London

ISBN-13: 9780752210872

Unknown binding

Story of the Gun 1996, St. Martin's Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312148959

2nd edition