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The Resource The gun, C.J. Chivers

The gun, C.J. Chivers

Label
The gun
Title
The gun
Statement of responsibility
C.J. Chivers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
623.4/424
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UD395.A16
LC item number
C47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The gun, C.J. Chivers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Origins -- The birth of machine guns -- Machine guns in action -- Hiram Maxim changes war -- Slaughter made industrial : the Great War -- Invention and distribution -- Stalin's contest : the creation of the AK-47 -- The breakout : mass production, distribution, and early use of the AK-47 -- Aftermath ; consequences of the AK-47's global spread -- The accidental rifle -- Everyman's gun -- Epilogue : the twentieth-first century's rifle
Control code
ocn535493119
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
481 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743270762
Lccn
2010020459
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)535493119
Label
The gun, C.J. Chivers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Origins -- The birth of machine guns -- Machine guns in action -- Hiram Maxim changes war -- Slaughter made industrial : the Great War -- Invention and distribution -- Stalin's contest : the creation of the AK-47 -- The breakout : mass production, distribution, and early use of the AK-47 -- Aftermath ; consequences of the AK-47's global spread -- The accidental rifle -- Everyman's gun -- Epilogue : the twentieth-first century's rifle
Control code
ocn535493119
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
481 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743270762
Lccn
2010020459
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)535493119

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