Notes on U.S. Ordnance Volume II, 1776-1941 by James E. Hicks
This book is written by James E. Hicks. Details regarding every sort of weapon from the pistol to the heaviest coast artillery.
For fans of old blackpowder cartridge rifles early chapters discuss loading tools & moulds made by :
Fully described and illustrated are small arms from Revolutionary muskets to semi-automatic rifles and modern revolvers; machine guns from Gatling guns to Browning’s BAR; famous types of cannons, 75mm, howitzers, modern mortars, and anti-aircraft; all types of combat tanks and mobile mechanized units; and air craft armament and bombs.
Hardback, 252 pages, well illustrated, 5 X 8.