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Small Arms 1945-present (Essential Weapons Identification Guides)

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Illustrated with outstanding colour profile artworks, this detailed volume is the definitive study of the small arms equipment of warring nations from the end of World War II, through the Cold War to the current conflict in Afghanistan. Arranged chronologically and by theatre of war, the book describes in depth the various models in service with each force, noting the changing uses of small arms and the development of the role of high-powered sniper rifles, such as the M110. All the key types of small arms are featured, such as handguns, submachine guns, machine guns, automatic rifles and grenade launchers, and all the major models are included, such as the M16 rifle, the AK-47, Uzi and the Gepard M1. The book covers the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Six Day War, Yom Kippur War, the Yugoslav War, Chechnya, Iraq and Afghanistan. With information boxes accompanying the full colour artworks, Small Arms 1945-Present: The Essential Identification Guide is an excellent reference guide for modellers and any enthusiast with an interest in the military technology of the twentieth century.

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Dust jacket
Author(s):
Martin Dougherty
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1908273178
ISBN-13:
9781908273178
Publisher:
Amber
Title:
Small Arms 1945-present (Essential Weapons Identification Guides)

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Illustrated with outstanding colour profile artworks, this detailed volume is the definitive study of the small arms equipment of warring nations from the end of World War II, through the Cold War to the current conflict in Afghanistan. Arranged chronologically and by theatre of war, the book describes in depth the various models in service with each force, noting the changing uses of small arms and the development of the role of high-powered sniper rifles, such as the M110. All the key types of small arms are featured, such as handguns, submachine guns, machine guns, automatic rifles and grenade launchers, and all the major models are included, such as the M16 rifle, the AK-47, Uzi and the Gepard M1. The book covers the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Six Day War, Yom Kippur War, the Yugoslav War, Chechnya, Iraq and Afghanistan. With information boxes accompanying the full colour artworks, Small Arms 1945-Present: The Essential Identification Guide is an excellent reference guide for modellers and any enthusiast with an interest in the military technology of the twentieth century.

Added value:
Dust jacket
Author(s):
Martin Dougherty
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1908273178
ISBN-13:
9781908273178
Publisher:
Amber
Title:
Small Arms 1945-present (Essential Weapons Identification Guides)

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