Rifles: An Illustrated History of Their Impact

Ebook Details


David Westwood

Year 2005
Pages 470
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Language en
ISBN 9781851094011
File Size 45.59 MB
File Format PDF
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Ebook Description

From the musket to the M-16, rifles have played a major role in battle―sometimes tilting the scales in a pivotal moment of war. Yet all too often, poor decisions and ill-conceived "innovations" resulted in putting inappropriate weapons into ill-trained hands, with disastrous consequences.