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THE COMPLETE MACHINE-GUN 1885 TO THE PRESENT

By I V Hogg

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) The machine-gun from its first effective appearance on the battlefield with the early mechanical guns to the development of the "Vulcan" cannon. The second part of the book deals with the sub-machine gun. With illustrations of a vast array of types, and the principles on which they work. (Published: 1979) (Publisher: Exeter Books NY) (ISBN: 0896730123) (Pagination: 128pp, 300 col & b/w ills and photos, large format) (Condition: vg in rubbed dw) UL-XXXXXX

$10.93

EUROPEAN ARMS & ARMOUR AT KELVINGROVE

By Jack G Scott

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Previous owner name on endpaper with ex libris stamp. (Published: 1980) (Publisher: Glasgow Museums) (ISBN: 090275209X) (Pagination: 40pp numerous illustrations) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$6.25

GUNS

By S E Ellacott

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) A young person's guide to weaponry from the stone age to automatic rifles and anti-tank guns. A detailed account with drawings. (Published: 1967) (Publisher: Methuen Outlines) (Pagination: 76pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in rubbed illustrated boards.) UL-XXXXXX

$6.25

WORLD WAR II SMALL ARMS

By John Weeks

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Profusely illustrated with specification and narrative including anti-tank rifles, machine-guns, rifles, and pistols of the German, Italian, Japanese, British, French, Soviet and US Armed Forces of WWII. (Published: 1979) (Publisher: Galahad Books, NY) (Pagination: 144pp, 80 col & 30 b/w photos, 70 drawings, large format) (Condition: Good in torn dw) UL-XXXXXX

$7.81

MILITARY SMALL ARMS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

By Ian V Hogg and John Weeks

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Third edition. A comprehensive illustrated history of the world's small calibre firearms, 1900-1977. Pistols, sub-machine guns, bolt-action rifles, automatic rifles, anti-tank rifles and ammunition. Describes developments, innovations and specifications. (Published: 1977) (Publisher: Arms & Armour Press) (ISBN: 0853683018) (Pagination: 284pp, 600 photos, index, large format) (Condition: Good in edgeworn d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$15.62

PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE MACHINE GUN

By Major F W A Hobart

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Good in tired d/w with torn spine. The machine gun from the early mechanical types, including hand operated ones, to recent types; British, Czech, French, German, Italian and Russian weapons. With chapters on mechanisms, US types, and also one on the Maxim and also on Browning types. with tabulated data. (Published: 1971) (Publisher: Ian Allan) (ISBN: 0711002231) (Pagination: 256pp, col plate,240 b/w photos) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$12.49

FROM 1860 TO THE PRESENT DAY THE WORLD'S GREAT MACHINE GUNS

By Roger Ford

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) With the aid of 88 full colour artworks, detailed cutaways as well as 90 black and white photographs the author features numerous machine guns including manually operated Gatling Models, 1868, 1893, Gardner, Nordenfelt and Hotchkiss revolver cannon. Automatic weapons include MG15, Breda M30, Perino, Besal, bren. Hotckinss M1922 and Lewis. Modern weapons include MP38, MP40, Stemn, Sterling L2A3, Uzi, Negev, Stoner M63 and Ultimax 100. (Published: 2005) (Publisher: Silverdale Books) (ISBN: 1845091612) (Pagination: 176pp illustrations. Colour./Black and White and cutaways) (Condition: good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$9.37

JAPANESE INFANTRY WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR TWO

By George Markham

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Traces section by section, the history and development of the infantry equipment, pistols, rifles, submachine-guns grenades and mortars. From the optimism of the pre-war period through the gradual deterioration of quality in 1942-4, to the last products of the crippled and suicide orientated technology of 1945. (Published: 1976) (Publisher: Purnell) (Pagination: 96pp illustrations) (Condition: Slight foxing on endpapers. Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$12.49

JANE'S POCKET BOOK 19: HEAVY AUTOMATIC WEAPONS

By Denis Archer

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) An illustrated study of weapons used by the fighting forces of the world, ranging from less than 7.62mm to over 40mm calibre. With full technical details. (Published: 1978) (Publisher: Macdonald & Janes) (ISBN: 0354011413) (Pagination: 240pp, 120 photos) (Condition: Landscape format. Plastic covers, Good) UL-XXXXXX

$12.49

HANDGUNS: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO PISTOLS AND REVOLVERS
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HANDGUNS: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO PISTOLS AND REVOLVERS

By John Walter

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) A comprehensive visual directory of over 350 guns. Divided into five chapters, with each covering a category of pistol or revolver, the book begins with an introduction to the history of handguns and then examines the different types of firearm in chronological order. Each weapon features a description of the gun and its history, accompanied by a list of key technical data. 'Classic' handguns - including models by Smith & Wesson, Walther, Luger and Beretta - are allocated a double- page spread and illustrated by a near actual-size photograph. (Published: 2013) (Publisher: Quercus Books) (ISBN: 9781780879130) (Pagination: Large format. landscape.414pp. illustrations) (Condition: Very good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$28.11

SNIPER TRAINING FM 23-10
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SNIPER TRAINING FM 23-10

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) An author's research copy, some pencil notes on back inside cover, and margins. US Army official Sniper Training Manual. Includes details on the M24 Sniper Weapon system, marksmanship, mission preparation, movement, observation, sniping operations, communications, tracking/counter tracking, also analysis of sniper weapons of other countries. (Published: 1994) (Publisher: Paladin Press) (ISBN: 0873648293) (Pagination: 352pp, 170 ills, diagrams & tables) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$15.62

BRASSEY'S INFANTRY WEAPONS OF THE ARMIES OF AFRICA, THE ORIENT AND LATIN AMERICA

By Editor John. I. H. Owen

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) A comprehensive directory from the late 1970s illustrating and describing the range of small arms and infantry weapons used by the armies and military forces of the so-called 'Third World' nations. There are essays and technical details covering all major types of weapons including Machine Guns, Rifles and Carbines, Missiles and Rockets, Grenades and more. (Published: 1980) (Publisher: Brassey's) (ISBN: 0904609367) (Pagination: Large format, 192pp, numerous b/w illustrations) (Condition: good in slightly faded red card cover) UL-XXXXXX

$21.87

WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE SAS

By Peter Darman

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) A comprehensive guide to the hardware and how it is used on operations. It lists all the small arms and support weapons used by SAS soldiers since 1941. Weapons such as the Heckler, Koch MP5, Sten Gun and Stinger. Also listed are the numerous types of aircraft boats and vehicles used to transport the teams, these include Land Rovers, Chinook and Sea King Helicopters, Pink Panther, and Gemini and Klepper canoe. This book looks in particular at how the weapons and equipment have performed in combat and which have been the most effective. (Published: 1993) (Publisher: Book Club Associates) (Pagination: 191pp. 150 colour and bw photos and 8 diagrams) (Condition: vg in dw) UL-XXXXXX

$15.62

THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EUROPEAN HISTORICAL WEAPONS

By Vladamir Dolinek and Jan Durdik

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) A comprehensive history of the development of edged weapons and firearms in Europe up to the end of the 19th century (the main emphasis being from the 15th century onward). Features early daggers and axes of the third millennium BC, swords and lances of the Greek Hopolite and the Roman centurion, the technical evolution of the various types of sword ie. broadsword, sabre, rapier etc, their use decoration and markings. Also covers the development of firearms from medieval handguns to the weapons of the 17th and 18th centuries. (Published: 1993) (Publisher: Hamlyn) (ISBN: 0600575381) (Pagination: 351pp, over 400 colour & b/w photos & line drawings, bibliography, index) (Condition: Mint in plastic sleeved in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$15.62

THE LORE OF ARMS

By William Reid

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) The history of arms and weapons of war and the chase, illustrating and describing the evolution of man's hunting and fighting weapons from Neolithic axes and Bronze Age swords to the tanks and anti-aircraft guns of WWII. Includes arms, armour, battles and the weapons that decided them, castles and fortifications. (Published: 1976) (Publisher: Book Club Edition) (Pagination: 280pp, over 800 illustrations, further reading, glossary, large square format) (Condition: vg in rubbed dw) UL-XXXXXX

$24.99

ARMS THROUGH THE AGES

By William Reid

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) American edition of UK title The Lore of Arms. The history of arms and weapons of war and the chase, illustrating and describing the evolution of man's hunting and fighting weapons from Neolithic axes and Bronze Age swords, to the tanks and anti-aircraft guns of WWII. Includes arms, armour, battles and the weapons that decided them, castles and fortifications. (Published: 1976) (Publisher: Harper & Row) (ISBN: 0060135271) (Pagination: 280pp, over 800 illustrations, further reading, glossary, large square format) (Condition: No d/w. Good in black boards) UL-XXXXXX

$18.74

MACHINE GUN: A MODERN SURVEY

By Terry Gander

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) This survey describes the design, development and service records of all the world's automatic weapons of up to 15mm calibre in use today. The book features the history of the machine gun and its evolution from the innovations of pioneers such as Maxim, Browning and Holek through to the technological achievements of the 1990s. Details are listed country by country, with reports of how and where the weapon is deployed and details of the model variations for different applications. (Published: 1993) (Publisher: Patrick Stephens) (ISBN: 1852603569) (Pagination: 208pp, 174 ills) (Condition: No d/w. Good in green boards.) UL-XXXXXX

$12.49

WEAPONS OF THE BRITISH SOLDIER

By Col. H.C.B Rogers

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) An examination of the personal weapons of the British Soldier from the Medieval period to post WWII (Published: 1972) (Publisher: Sphere Books) (Pagination: 259pp illustrations) (Condition: Pages browning, crease on cover.. Good.) UL-XXXXXX

$6.25

GERMAN INFANTRY WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR II

By A J Barker

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Endpaper pages missing, cracking on front hinge and marks on front board. No dustjacket. text good, useful for reference and information. One of the 'Illustrated Studies in Twentieth Century Arms' Series. Includes small arms, ammunition, machine guns, grenades, support weapons and bayonets. (Published: 1969) (Publisher: Arms & Armour Press) (ISBN: 0853680132) (Pagination: 76pp, illustrationss.) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$6.25

SMALL ARMS: 17TH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT DAY

By Marrtin J Dougherty and Colin Pearson Illustrator

(Subject: Small Arms, Personal Weapons, Equipment & Accoutrements) Features seven views of each weapon, created in 3D, then rendered as elevations. From handguns such as the Colt .44, Magnum and Beretta 93R, to classic rifles such as M16 and AK47, this book profiles thirty five small arms, including handguns, submachine guns, rifles and support weapons. (Published: 2011) (Publisher: Amber Books) (ISBN: 9781907446801) (Pagination: Landscape Format 224pp digital illustrations, photographs) (Condition: Fine in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$18.74

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