Gun: A Visual History

Author(s): Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Machinery | Fishing, Hunting, Outdoors

From rifles to sniper guns, machine guns to grenade launchers, Gun: A Visual History is a fully loaded guide to over 300 of the most important guns from the last 700 years.

Perfect for anyone interested in firearms, Gun: A Visual History has revealing features on twenty 'key' guns from history, including the Musket, Gatling Gun and AK-47 assault rifle.

Step inside famous gun maker factories, from Colt and Smith & Wesson to Beretta and discover how guns were -- and still are -- developed and produced. Meet famous gunslingers and legendary sharpshooters from Dick Turpin and Billy the Kid to James Bond, hear their stories and learn about the guns that made them famous.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780756695736
  • : DK Publishing
  • : Dorling Kindersley
  • : April 2012
  • : 189mm X 210mm X 24mm
  • : United States
  • : July 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 360
  • : illustrations
  • : Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 355.8209