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10 edition of Rifles of the World found in the catalog.

Rifles of the World

by John Walter

  • 154 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Krause Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Firearms And Gunsmithing,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Military - Weapons,
  • Firearms & Weapons,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • History,
  • Military weapons,
  • Rifles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages616
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8255837M
    ISBN 100896892417
    ISBN 109780896892415

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Arranged alphabetically by country of origin, from Argentina to Yugoslavia, this superior resource provides background information for rifles and carbines, both well known Pages:   The definitive book on the subject, Mauser Military Rifles of the World, 5th Edition, is the masterwork of Robert Ball, the world's foremost authority on Mauser rifles.

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