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50 Guns That Changed the World

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Discover how fifty great firearms influenced and helped shape our world.
World history has always been interwoven with developments in firearms technology and so is peppered with legendary guns. Since the invention of gunpowder, nations have raced to create more useful and powerful firearms with which to protect, conquer, and hunt. 50 Guns That Changed the World explores the most significant firearms from the past two hundred years, from deadly weapons of war to quaint plinking guns. Included are:
Winchester Model 1873
Colt 1911
Mauser Model 98
M1 Garand
Ruger 10/22
AK-47
AR-15
Benelli M2
Glock G17
Barrett 82A1
Discover the history, design details, operation, variants, and users of each firearm, illustrated with archival photography from the manufacturers and of the guns in action. Firearms enthusiasts, history buffs, hunters, and shooters will all find something to marvel at in this gorgeous full-color book.


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Publisher: Skyhorse

Kindle Book

  • Release date: January 5, 2019

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781634504638
  • File size: 35770 KB
  • Release date: January 5, 2019

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9781634504638
  • File size: 35769 KB
  • Release date: January 5, 2019

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Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

Discover how fifty great firearms influenced and helped shape our world.
World history has always been interwoven with developments in firearms technology and so is peppered with legendary guns. Since the invention of gunpowder, nations have raced to create more useful and powerful firearms with which to protect, conquer, and hunt. 50 Guns That Changed the World explores the most significant firearms from the past two hundred years, from deadly weapons of war to quaint plinking guns. Included are:
Winchester Model 1873
Colt 1911
Mauser Model 98
M1 Garand
Ruger 10/22
AK-47
AR-15
Benelli M2
Glock G17
Barrett 82A1
Discover the history, design details, operation, variants, and users of each firearm, illustrated with archival photography from the manufacturers and of the guns in action. Firearms enthusiasts, history buffs, hunters, and shooters will all find something to marvel at in this gorgeous full-color book.


Expand title description text
  • Details

    Publisher:
    Skyhorse

    Kindle Book
    Release date: January 5, 2019

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9781634504638
    File size: 35770 KB
    Release date: January 5, 2019

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9781634504638
    File size: 35769 KB
    Release date: January 5, 2019

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English