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Military History - Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Comprehensive studies of swords, daggers & other edged weapons, small infantry weapons, personal firearms, personal equipment & accoutrements, used by fighting men throughout the centuries

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JAPANESE INFANTRY WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR TWO
by George Markham

Traces section by section, the history and development of the infantry equipment, pistols, rifles, submachine-guns grenades and mortars. From the optimism of the pre-war period through the gradual deterioration of quality in 1942-4, to the last products of the crippled and suicide orientated technology of 1945.

1976, Purnell, , ,< L-03>,96pp illustrations, Slight foxing on endpapers. Good in d/w, ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 7840-01..............................£8.00 

HIS MAJESTY'S REGULATIONS 1828
by Major T L Mitchell

A reprint of the manual describing musketry drill. The booklet consists of twenty six full page plates illustrating the eighty eight drill positions.

, Museum Restoration Servic, , ,< L-03>,32pp, illustrations of 88 positions, storage wear, Good, , CARD
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 18224-01..............................£8.00 

AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO RIFLES AND SUB-MACHINE GUNS
by Major Frederick Myatt

An illustrated study up to 1980 of 43 modern rifles and 35 sub-machine guns, all photographed in colour with 35,000 words of text.

1981, Salamander Books, , 0861010779,< L-03>,160pp, 150 col & b/w illustrations, pictorial boards 12 x 22 cms, vg, ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 13501-01..............................£7.00 

THE MILITIA IN 20TH CENTURY AMERICA: A SYMPOSIUM
by (Editor) Morgan Norval

A series of essays compiled by the Gun Owners Foundation, relating to the Second Amendment of the American Constitution, to demonstrate that gun ownership is an individual and not a collective right. Contributions include The Israeli Militia in the Old Testament, Historical Basis Of The Right To Keep and Bear Arms, and 'The Militia is Not the National Guard'.

1985, Gun Owners Foundation, , 0961396807,< L-03>,241pp, Good in card covers, , CARD
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 32122-01..............................£8.00 

BRASSEY'S INFANTRY WEAPONS OF THE ARMIES OF AFRICA, THE ORIENT AND LATIN AMERICA
by Editor John. I. H. Owen

A comprehensive directory from the late 1970s illustrating and describing the range of small arms and infantry weapons used by the armies and military forces of the so-called 'Third World' nations. There are essays and technical details covering all major types of weapons including Machine Guns, Rifles and Carbines, Missiles and Rockets, Grenades and more.

1980, Brassey's, , 0904609367,< L-03>,Large format, 192pp, numerous b/w illustrations, good in slightly faded red card cover, , CARD
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 27446-01..............................£14.00 

BRASSEY'S INFANTRY WEAPONS OF THE WORLD 1975
by (Editor) J I H Owen

The whole range of infantry weapons and combat aids in use in the mid 1970s, with sections on Pistols and Revolvers, Machine Guns, Grenades, Mortars, Rifles, Flamethrowers, Bayonets and Knives. Each section is preceded by an introductory article covering the technical development of the weapons described and their tactical employment.

1975, Brassey's, , 0904609014,< L-03>,323pp,numerous illustrations, glossary, tables, index, large format, vg in dw, ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 28806-01..............................£8.00 

THE CROSSBOW
by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey

Medieval and Modern, Military and Sporting. The most detailed of studies on the subject and a unique reference source. Covers the construction, history, development and use of the Crossbow, plus related weapons, from siege engines, balistas and catapults of the ancients, to the Turkish bow and the Chinese repeating crossbow. Extensive illustrations range from contemporary battle pictures to scale constructional plans. The book appears to have been rebound with exercise paper between text pages, creating a thick and heavy manual. Some writing in pencil inside end board

1971, Holland Press, , ,< L-03>,xxi + 328pp plus apppendices of 24 & 23pp, illustrations. Lined exercise paper., Green Boards. Good., ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 9219-01..............................£20.00 

THE BOOK OF THE GUN
by Harold L Peterson

The development of hand guns and shoulder weapons from the advent of firearms in the 1400s with the production of gunpowder. Numerous illustrations portray the gun maker's art, the intricate wheel and firelocks, the flintlock, the arrival of percussion weapons, the rifle and early breach loaders to later multi shot weapons.

1968, Hamlyn, , ,< L-03>,268pp, 120 col & 220 b/w illustrations, large format, orange cloth, Good, ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 20431-01..............................£10.00 

THE GREAT GUNS
by Harold L Peterson and Robert Elman

From the earliest guns to the development of the modern firearm. With numerous illustrations of the some of the finest and most decorated weapons including the Kentucky Rifle, the Scottish Pistol, the work of Pauly and Dteyse, the weapons of the American West, the Deringer, The Rifle Musket, The rolling block and other single shot breechloaders, the guns of Colt and Walker, the Howdah pistol and Elephant guns.

1971, Hamlyn, , 0600338908,< L-03>,252pp, 200 col & b/w illustrations, large format, vg in g dw, ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 26855-01..............................£10.00 

WEAPONS OF THE WAFFEN-SS: FROM SMALL ARMS TO TANKS
by Bruce Quarrie

Each weapon used by the Waffen-SS is described and evaluated. Includes rifles, pistols, edged weapons, support weapons, machine-guns, artillery, anti-tank guns, flak weapons and armoured fighting vehicles.

1988, Patrick Stephens, , 1852600489,< L-03>,168pp, 100 photos., Very Good in d/w, ,
Subject...Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements
Web No. 4001-01..............................£6.00 

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