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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780873496582
  • Publisher: KP Books
  • Publication date: 1/1/2004
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 8.54 (w) x 10.96 (h) x 0.55 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 5
About the Authors 5
Acknowledgments 6
Chapter 1 The Best Lawman's Subgun 7
Chapter 2 Israeli Counterterrorism Guns 19
Chapter 3 Shotguns Versus Carbines? 24
Chapter 4 Assault Weapons & Women 29
Chapter 5 Counterinsurgency Tactics and Armaments 33
Chapter 6 The Short Sword of Mikhail Kalashnikov 40
Chapter 7 Guns That Didn't Make It 44
Chapter 8 Hiram Maxim's Legacy 58
Chapter 9 Of Armor and Vests 63
Chapter 10 Reed Knight's Cave-Bustin' SR-47 69
Chapter 11 The Shooting Schools 73
Chapter 12 FN's Space-Age P-90 91
Chapter 13 Today's Designated Marksman Rifle 94
Chapter 14 Dragon Fire 98
Chapter 15 The French Have a Gun For It! 101
Chapter 16 Barrett's Big Blasters 106
Chapter 17 The What and Why of Carbines 111
Chapter 18 A Good Scout 115
Chapter 19 The Century International's SAR-2 120
Chapter 20 Today's Mini-14/5 127
Chapter 21 Stoner's Mark 11 Model 0 Sniper 131
Chapter 22 The Special Weapons-5 137
Chapter 23 Wringing Out Bushmaster's M-17S 140
Chapter 24 Carbine Marksmanship 144
Chapter 25 The TRG-22--Tool for a Sniper 148
Chapter 26 Springfield's Tactical M-21 151
Chapter 27 From Varmint Rifle to Sniper Tool 155
Chapter 28 Calico's 100-Round Carbine 158
Chapter 29 The Fifties Explosion 162
Chapter 30 The M-2HB--A Mighty Mauler 169
Chapter 31 Heckler & Koch's 4.6x30mm MP-7 173
Chapter 32 Belt-Feeding the M-16 177
Chapter 33 Iron and Irony 182
Chapter 34 The Rattling Sten 190
Chapter 35 Britain and the Bren 194
Chapter 36 Mikhail Kalashnikov's Machineguns 200
Chapter 37 The .32 APC Model 61 Skorpion 204
Chapter 38 A Case of Colt Confusion 208
Chapter 39 First Look: The Navy's Experimental EX45 211
Chapter 40 Combat Shotgunning 101 215
Chapter 41 Tristar's Tactical Phantom 218
Chapter 42 The M-1014 Combat Shotgun 223
Chapter 43 The Semi-Auto Shotgun and You! 228
Chapter 44 Fabarms' Tactical 12-Gauge 232
Chapter 45 Russia's Tactical Shotgun 237
Chapter 46 Combat Ammunition Today 241
Chapter 47 SSK's Subsonic .500 Whisper 246
Chapter 48 Modern Police Ballistics 249
Chapter 49 Hush, Hush! 253
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 4, 2013

    To Saturnstar

    I think I might the entire book it sounds cool I read your review , Very Nice :) :D

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 29, 2012

    Love it

    I only bought the sample becuase i didnt want to spend a lot of money and it is a great book! It shows pictures and gives informational facts on the weapons!!

    Saturnstar from Neptuneclan

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