Completing a two-volume set, this book covers the pistols, muskets, combustibles and small cannon used aboard American and European fighting ships, 1626-1826. There are 200 photos plus technical and historical drawings.
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Handsome and large work of great quality dealing with every aspect of naval firearms, pyrotechnics and portable artillery... -- Classic Arms And Militaria, February, 1994
Outstanding drawings...accuracy of the work is attested to by the names of people recognized in the Acknowledgements. -- The Gun Report, 1994
Over 200 illustrations; line drawings by the author and clear, photographic plates (16 in color) have been included! -- Arms Collecting, November, 1993
The text...hundreds of illustrations...excellent. If a more complete and interesting coverage exists, we are not aware of it. -- American Rifleman, January, 1994
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Book Description Andrew Mowbray Pub, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110917218566
Book Description Andrew Mowbray Pub, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0917218566