By Hugh B. C. Pollard
Written from a British viewpoint, this e-book is an entire treatise at the handgun and its makes use of. A e-book that was once meant for either the handgun collector and the avid shooter, Pollard covers the attention-grabbing historical past of the pistol, beginning with the discovery of gunpowder and carrying on with up until eventually the trendy period (1917). He explains the technological developments and the wars within which every one the pistol was once used.
Pollard then turns a watch to the sensible, targeting studying how you can shoot and increase nice ability with the handgun. He introduces the reader to either objective taking pictures and useful self security shooting.
The booklet contains many pictures in addition to tables of technological data.
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The Book of the Pistol & Revolver by Hugh B. C. Pollard