ARMS AND ARMOR ANNUAL VOLUME 1 BOOK $18U.S.
BOOK TITLE: ARMS AND ARMOR ANNUAL- VOLUME 1 PUBLISHER: Follett Publishing Company, Chicago DATE OF PUBLICATION: 1973 AUTHOR: CONDITION: Good COVER: NUMBER OF PAGES: 320 PAGES SIZE: 8 1/2" X 11" DESCRIPTION: Great reference for identifying weapons and armor from the past to present. Includes sections on English swords, gunners' daggers, the first British Naval Uniforms, as well as Willian Parker and Parker Field, Gunmakers, the development of percussion primers, body Armor in the American Civil War, Winchester 1866 Carbines, the world's oldest flintlock pistol, French Royal Armour, Japanese Sword Guards, Stone Bows, the Crossbow in Switzerland, The Wheellock Dagger, etc. In total, there are Thirty Outstanding Articles on Weaponry by Leading Arms and Armor Historians of the World. This is Volume 1,,,,evidently there were no volumes destined to follow, as I've never come accross a Volume 2, 3, 4, etc. Profusely illustrated with detailed photographs