Download e-book for iPad: 50 Guns That Changed the World: Iconic Firearms That Altered by Robert A. Sadowski

By Robert A. Sadowski

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

World historical past has continually been interwoven with advancements in firearms know-how and so is peppered with mythical weapons. because the invention of gunpowder, international locations have raced to create extra helpful and robust firearms with which to guard, overcome, and hunt. 50 weapons that modified the World explores the main major firearms from the earlier 2 hundred years, from lethal guns of warfare 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 background, layout info, operation, editions, and clients of every firearm, illustrated with archival images from the brands and of the weapons in motion. Firearms fanatics, historical past buffs, hunters, and shooters will all locate whatever to surprise at during this lovely full-color book.

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