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The Fighting Handgun

An Illustrated History from the Flintlock to Automatic Weapons

by Richard Law

  • 152 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Arms & Armour .
Written in English

  • History of specific subjects,
  • Small firearms, guns & other equipment,
  • Weapons (Police Science),
  • Pistols,
  • Firearms And Gunsmithing,
  • Political Science,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • History: World,
  • Shooting,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • General,
  • Military - Weapons,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8982511M
    ISBN 101854092316
    ISBN 109781854092311

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Fairbairn and Sykes were in charge of the Shanghai Municipal Police in the ’s. During this time Shanghai was a very violent city. Fighting Handguns Magazine History Guns Trend book number Condition is Good.

Wear and tear to front covers. Visible fold marks on the front cover. Bump damage to edges and corners. Bottom left has the most significant damage as pictured below. Binding still strong. Front cover is a little loose but just needs a careful touch.

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