This encyclopedia explains the development of arms, and shows the specifications of modern weapons. The book introduces readers to key designers and manufacturers and the technology involved in their production. The directories are the most comprehensive reference published for the general reader. Grouped according to country of origin, each gun's features are listed, as are the military, political and technological context in which each gun was developed.
Anthony North has worked for many years at the Victoria & Albert Museum, giving him a wide knowledge of public and private collections of firearms and has access to many historic and lavishly decorated weapons.
Charles Stronge is an experienced editor and writer who has worked for several years in leading London publishers, primarily in the fields of politics, international affairs and military history.
Patrick Sweeney (Princeton, NJ) is the executive vice president of marketing at Caliper.
Descrizione libro Lorenz Books, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110754820653
Descrizione libro Lorenz Books. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 0754820653 New Condition. Codice libro della libreria NEW6.0391275
Descrizione libro Lorenz Books, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0754820653