Gun Digest 2019, 73rd Edition: The World's…
For more than 70 years, Gun Digest has been the No. 1 go-to source and research guide for firearms enthusiasts worldwide. Informative and entertaining articles by the top writers in the field cover every aspect of guns and shooting, including hunting, personal defense, target practice, gunmaking and collecting. Historical articles provide a look at the role played by firearms in our country and around the world. Reports from the Field provide details on the newest firearms and accessories. And we present our annual photo essay spotlighting the finest custom and engraved guns. Gun Digest is the most comprehensive collection of firearms information in print today!
The Illustrated World Encyclopedia of Knives,…
This encyclopedia traces the fascinating history of knives,daggers, bayonets, swords, sabres and lances, from theirPalaeolithic origins through to the 21st century. Weaponsfrom around the world are examined, such as thedecorated daggers of Persia and the exquisite knivesof Japan. A superb directory features 750 examples ofsharp-edged weapons, describing the origins, capabilitiesand specifications of each one. With 1500 photographsand illustrations, and written by leading experts in thefield, this beautiful guide is an indispensable resource forthe serious collector and amateur enthusiast alike, and willfascinate anyone with an interest in historical weapons. • An authoritative guide to sharp-edged weapons,from their origins in the Stone Age through to the21st century, with 1500 color photographs • Describes ancient and modern weapons, such asthe first flint daggers, the spears of ancient Greece,Samurai swords, knightly swords, fencing blades,and the bayonets of World War II • Includes a comprehensive visual directory of over750 blades arranged by period, with expert descriptionsand details of origin, date and length
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2019 Standard Catalog of Firearms: The…
MORE GUNS! MORE VALUES! MORE OF WHAT YOU NEED! In the Updated Standard Catalog of Firearms 29th Edition! For more than a quarter century Standard Catalog of Firearms has been the leading illustrated guide to guns and their values, offering more of what the firearms enthusiast and collector needs--more photos, more prices and more guns! Every edition is updated with the newest entries from today's manufacturers of handguns, rifles and shotguns, plus the latest values from a wide range of experts, editors and auction houses for virtually every gun made or sold. Standard Catalog of Firearms is a must-have guide to commercial firearms, past and present. Inside You'll Find:More than 7,500 photos with extensive descriptions that let you know what it's worth.Updated values and up to six condition grades, for a total of more than 110,000 prices.16-page full-color photo section showcasing extraordinary double rifles.A guide to Firearms Trade Names covering more than 150 years of gun history.Whether you're a serious gun collector, a casual gun-show trader, a hunter or recreational shooter, if you buy, sell or trade firearms, Standard Catalog of Firearms is the best insurance you can buy!