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The Machine Gun History, Evolution, and Development of Manual, Automatic, and Airborne Repeating Weapons Volume III, Parts VIII and IX

Chinn, Lieutenant Colonel George M.

Published by Bureau of Ordnance U. S. Navy, Washington, D. C., 1953
Condition: Fair Hardcover
From K. L. Givens Books (Bella Vista, AR, U.S.A.)

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Hardback book bound in blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title and gilt emblem of United States Navy Bureau of Ordnance on the front and gilt title on the spine, end pages have list of United States Automatic Guns. The book was originally classified as "Confidential" and has this gilt stamped on the cover. The book has tags that state "Down,grade From Confidential to Unclassified Auth FPSO CNC B3 of 3249 on first end page, inside back cover, and on first title page. Defects to note are a small bump on top front corner, faint marks where the "Confidential" was covered by stamps downgrading the Confidentail (these have been removed), other than the stamps mentioned above, there are no other internal marks on this tight and clean book. Part VIII covers "Automatic Weapon Development During and After World War II by The United States". Part IX covers "Automatic Weapons Development During and After World War II by Other World Powers Except USSR and Her Satellites". Over 200 black and white illustrations. 679 pages including the Index. NOTE: THIS HEAVY BOOK MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL POSTAGE, PLEASE CONTACT SELLER FOR DETAILS BEFORE ORDERING. Bookseller Inventory # 012542

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Title: The Machine Gun History, Evolution, and ...

Publisher: Bureau of Ordnance U. S. Navy, Washington, D. C.

Publication Date: 1953

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition:Fair

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket as Issued

Edition: First Edition -

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