THE HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT OF SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION
Volume One, Second Edition
8.5 x 11 inches, 262 total pages, hard bound with a four color dust jacket or slipcase
400 cartridges photo illustrated for the flintlock musket, percussion muzzle loader, smoothbore and rifled breechloader, pin fire, needle fire, tube primed and military rimfire worldwide.
170 firearms in photos and drawings that chambered the cartridges from teh flintlock through the rim fire machine gun -- U.S. Civil War carines, Swiss, British, Russian, Italian, Prussian, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, French and Bavarian rifles, carbines and volley guns.
Dimensions tables follow each category of cartridges.
Appendix contains 55 box labels of American Civil War rimfire cartridges.
Appendix B illustrates in color 121 primitive cartridges of Denmark, Prussia, Bavaria, Austria, Switzerland, Turkey, Greece, Holland, Russia, United States, The Confederate States of America, Spain, Sweden and Norway.
Appendix C lists 14 cartridge collecting associations and their publications and the ten annual cartridge collector's shows world wide.
Bibliography and index.
Guide to current values of over $60,000 worth of rare cartridges shown in the book comes with it at no cost.
The deluxe, dust jacketed edition bound in Bavarian
green leather-effect cloth is $60 plus shipping costs calculated by
The Collector Edition bound in Bavarian green bonded leather, numbered and signed in slipcase, is $120
plus shipping costs calculated by destination.
$45 without Dust Jacket
$75 with Slip Case
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