Take an in-depth look at what rifles are best for the type of deer hunting you do. This is a must-have book for any dedicated deer hunter. Renowned author Dr. Wayne van Zwoll covers all aspects of deer rifles and their loads and bullets. From the proper action and caliber to hunting bucks in big woods or open terrain, Dr. van Zwoll covers it all. Handy reference charts include detailed information on the different lightweight, long-range, and lever rifles and the recommended loads for each. Excellent advice and information on deer scopes and sights. Dr. van Zwoll also shares expert advice on marksmanship for 'tumbling deer like grouse.' Grandfather of Deer Guns-Prodigies of Rifle Design-Big Names in Bolt Guns-Lightweight Deer Rifles-Rifles with Extra Reach-Deer Guns for Deep Woods-Rifles to Remember- Deer Loads to Love-Bullets for Big Bucks- Sights and Scopes-Shooting Deer Rifles
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Renowned author, Wayne van Zwoll lives in northern Washington State and has published more than a thousand articles and thousands of photographs in prestigious North American sporting journals. He has written ten books on hunting and shooting. Van Zwoll earned his doctorate in wildlife policy from Utah State University.Review:
An in-depth guide to which rifles and munitions are best for what kind of deer hunting, "Deer Rifles & Cartridges" by avid sportsman Wayne van Zwoll features an informed and informative text that is enhanced throughout with photographs, reference charts, general advice, and specific information on deer scopes and sights. Of special note are the expert tips on marksmanship for deer hunters. Simply stated, "Deer Rifles & Cartridges" should be considered essential reading for dedicated deer and elk hunters of all ages, backgrounds, and levels of experience. -- Wisconsin Bookwatch; October 2007
If you are in search of a new rifle, you owe it to yourself to be aware of the variety of actions, and calibers available from a wide variety of gunmakers. I am also willing to bet that even the most seasoned of gun afficianados could learn something new about the history of American rifle manufacturing! -- John Martin, Skinny Moose Media, December 2007
The guru of firearms and cartridges did it again! You won't want to be without this ultimate reference book! -- Peter Fiduccia; Host/Producer, Woods N' Water TV Series
This is a great book on the subject, even if you've bagged a deer or two every year for the past umpteen seasons. It has some excellent general/historical coverage of various rifles and cartridges, and it's not overly technical. -- Larry S. Sterett, The New Gun Week, June 15, 2008
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Book Description Stoeger Publishing Company. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0883173484 . Bookseller Inventory # Z0883173484ZN
Book Description Stoeger Publishing Company, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110883173484
Book Description Stoeger Publishing Company. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0883173484 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1426664