The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rifles and Machine Guns : An Illustrated Historical Reference to Over 500 Military, Law Enforcement and Antique Firearms from Around the World Hardback
An illustrated historical reference to over 500 military, law enforcement and antique firearms from around the world.
Includes a fascinating history of the origins of rifles from the 18th century, manual and automatic machine guns, a comprehensive directory of weapons, full technical specifications, and illustrated with more than 600 photographs.
The world's most important arms from the flintlock musket to the Lee-Enfield Mark 1 and the Kalashnikov AK47 to the Barrett M82A1 anti-material rifle.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages, 600+col.photos
- Publisher: Anness Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/11/2007
- Category: Weapons & equipment
- ISBN: 9780754817581