Robert A. Sadowski's 50 Guns That Changed the World: Iconic Firearms That Altered PDF

By Robert A. Sadowski

Discover how fifty nice firearms motivated and assisted in shaping our world.

World background has continuously been interwoven with advancements in firearms know-how and so is peppered with mythical weapons. because the invention of gunpowder, countries have raced to create extra worthy and robust firearms with which to guard, overcome, and hunt. 50 weapons that modified the World explores the main major firearms from the prior 2 hundred years, from lethal guns of struggle to old fashioned plinking weapons. integrated are:

Winchester version 1873
Colt 1911
Mauser version 98
M1 Garand
Ruger 10/22
Benelli M2
Glock G17
Barrett 82A1

Discover the heritage, layout info, operation, variations, and clients of every firearm, illustrated with archival images from the brands and of the weapons in motion. Firearms fanatics, heritage buffs, hunters, and shooters will all locate whatever to wonder at during this stunning full-color book.

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