GAS, AIR, AND SPRING GUNS OF THE WORLD
Author: W. H. B. Smith
Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS, Jun 2009
Includes photos, operational drawings, specs, & test results of every major world manufacture. This professional encyclopedia is an important addition to the library of any firearms collector, dealer, or historian. 85 line drawings, 270 B&W photos; 8.5x11 inches, 288 pgs.
? Includes photographs, operational drawings, specifications, and test results of every major world manufacture
At the time of its publication, this was the first American text to deal with high-power, high-precision air and gas weapons. Representative samples of every major world manufacturer were gathered for personal testing to check the manufacturers? varying claims. This professional encyclopedia is an important addition to the library of any firearms collector, dealer, or historian.
WHAT THE EXPERTS ARE SAYING:
?The most comprehensive manual of military small arms ever published in the English language.? ?The American Rifleman
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
W. H. B. Smith was a consultant on military weapons to the National Rifle Association and a frequent contributor to The American Rifleman, American Legion Magazine, and The Marine Corps Gazette.