"The "Gun Digest", Book of Shotgunning" contains 18 chapters of concise, easy to understand information that is sure to make the reader a better wingshooter, whether the target is a clay bird or a game bird. The tips and techniques in this book are taken from the author's vast knowledge of wing and clay target shooting styles... read more
Despite a long history of involvement in the design and production of firearms, the Birmingham firm of Webley & Scott is probably better known to the general public for its manufacture of airguns than for any other product. This book offers a history and development of Webley air pistols as well as the traditional British craftsmanship.
A history of the men who invented the machine gun, men like Samuel Colt, Richard Gatling and Hiram Maxim. Gatling's gun was first used in the American Civil War, but it was Maxim's later salesmanship to leading military powers that did most to create a deadly new form of warfare.
In its 31st edition, The Knives Annual Book has followed the progression of knives from traditional pocketknives to custom bowies, autos, dirks, daggers and fast-opening, one-hand folders. Through colour photography and informed writing, the transition from carbon steel blades to damascus and from bone or stag handles to anci... read more
A proven seller that keeps getting better with time, "Gun Digest 2010" features a mix of engaging, well-researched editorials and informative reports about the latest trends and new gun products along with an updated listing of all commercially-available firearms and accessories, including prices and specs. New to this editio... read more
The collectors guide to identifying, buying and enjoying vintage pocket knives.
This book features today's hottest weapons of modern warfare with detailed information and test results. Guns featured include:
machinegunssniper riflescombat shotgunstactical carbines
In the sixty years since General Kalashnikov created the AK
The definitive resource for firearms enthusiasts, "Gun Digest[registered] 2007", is the firearm industry's answer to an annual report to customers. Readers gain all the latest trend information through product reports from top-name authorities and access to a one-of-a-kind catalog index - with exhaustive illustrations - of ma... read more
|Author:||D. Shideler (ed.)|
Simply put, it's everything you need - and nothing you don't. The Official Gun Digest Book of Guns and Prices, a stand out at the 2006 NRA Show, delivers basic descriptions and up-to-the-minute pricing in six condition grades for antique, vintage, collectable and modern commercial cartridge firearms manufactured since 1857. T... read more
Wood carvers understand the feeling of satisfaction, ease and higher quality of carving that comes when using a well sharpened, honed and polished tool. In a process handed down from his grandfather, Jim Watson explains and illustrates sharpening techniques for numerous woodcarving tools and knives of various sizes and shapes... read more
This is the most trusted name in the business delivers a must-have reference and fantastic photo gallery for custom knife makers and enthusiasts.It is packed with informative and important feature stories tracking the trends, techniques and industry news.It features splendid colour photography of some of the most beautiful an... read more
|Author:||J. B. Wood|
This six part series starts with field stripping basics, thoroughly explains all takedown components, and finishes with reassembly instructions for hundreds of popular firearms. Clear photos and easy to understand text guides you every step along the way. Author J. B. Wood has revised and expanded the series so each includes ... read more
Experienced bow builders and practical archaeologists describe the history, evolution and construction of European style longbows in this new and engaging book. For the beginner, clear, uncomplicated instructions are offered, including descriptions of construction techniques, tools, materials, and shooting styles. For more ad... read more
|Author:||L. P. Brezny|
To shoot well and to shoot well at 500+ yards are two different things, and The Gun Digest
|Author:||Martin J. Dougherty|
Presented in a striking landscape format, Seven-View Series: Small Arms profiles 35 of the greatest personal weapons of the past 100 years, from handguns such as the Cold .44 Magnum and Beretta 93R to classic rifles such as the M16 and AK47.