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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Artillery

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"This is the first ever general encyclopedia of artillery technology, and is written by an acknowledged authority on the subject.

The book is divided into two sections. First there is a concise and highly readable history of the development of artillery, from its earliest records to the present day. Then comes an A-Z encyclopedia, with comprehensive coverage of the technical terms, the personalities involved, notable weapons, constructional details and historical milestones in the development of artillery. A multitude of photographs, drawings and diagrams illustrate the various entries, together with representative pictures of the artillery of the various countries. There are also tables giving details of the most significant artillery weapons of the major gun-making countries.

Although the history of artillery has been documented before, this is the first time that an encyclopedia of the technical aspects been produced, other than by a military authority for official use. It provides a unique compendium for expert and layman alike."

Excellent pages with slight edge-wear. Includes dust-jacket in very good condition.

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Author(s):
Ivan V. Hogg
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1987
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Guild Publishing

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"This is the first ever general encyclopedia of artillery technology, and is written by an acknowledged authority on the subject.

The book is divided into two sections. First there is a concise and highly readable history of the development of artillery, from its earliest records to the present day. Then comes an A-Z encyclopedia, with comprehensive coverage of the technical terms, the personalities involved, notable weapons, constructional details and historical milestones in the development of artillery. A multitude of photographs, drawings and diagrams illustrate the various entries, together with representative pictures of the artillery of the various countries. There are also tables giving details of the most significant artillery weapons of the major gun-making countries.

Although the history of artillery has been documented before, this is the first time that an encyclopedia of the technical aspects been produced, other than by a military authority for official use. It provides a unique compendium for expert and layman alike."

Excellent pages with slight edge-wear. Includes dust-jacket in very good condition.

Author(s):
Ivan V. Hogg
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1987
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
Guild Publishing

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