Guns Of The Old West

Guns Of The Old WestOriginally written in the 1950s, Guns of the Old West is a factual account of the guns used during, and after, one of the most romanticized and often misconstrued periods in American history. It covers a wide array of firearms, from the smallest of hideaway pistols – the Derringer – to the largest of Colt’s single-action revolvers, the more recent Mauser “broomhandle,” and the Colt 1911 auto pistol. Illustrated throughout, this book describes not…

Dead Men Don’t Ride: The Guns of The Old West: A Western Adventure

Dead Men Don't Ride: The Guns of The Old West: A Western AdventureI am the hoodoo… I am the Coffin Man… the stranger with no memory and no real name thought to himself as he sat on his horse in the dark on top of a ridge overlooking a small ranch house below. He was realizing now how fatigued and hungry he was. He had camped for two nights with no fire and no food. All the stale coffee and jerky he had found in the saddlebag was gone. He had come across an old apple tree yesterday and ate his fill, but that…

Guns of the Old West (Old West, Wild West, Western Weapons, Firearms, Revolvers, Pistols, Firearm History)

Guns of the Old West (Old West, Wild West, Western Weapons, Firearms, Revolvers, Pistols, Firearm History)Guns of the Old West is an all-in-one resource for firearms and weapons from the 1800-1900’s. From the tiny handheld pistols to the largest revolvers, you’ll learn about these weapons in great detail. Want to know more about the legendary Colt 1911, or perhaps you have an itch to know about the Derringer? This incredible resource has you covered. Accompanied by dozens of high quality photographs, this is a must own for gun enthusiasts and his…

Guns of the Old West: An Illustrated Guide (Dover Military History, Weapons, Armor)

Guns of the Old West: An Illustrated Guide (Dover Military History, Weapons, Armor)Firearms played an important role on the American frontier. Used to hunt animals for food and clothing, they also safeguarded one’s home against outlaws and other hostile elements. This definitive, scrupulously researched work describes and illustrates the many different weapons that opened up and secured the American West. Enhanced with colorful anecdotes, the vividly detailed narrative tells the dramatic story of shoulder arms, hand guns, per…

Myths and Mysteries of the Old West (Legends of the West)

Myths and Mysteries of the Old West (Legends of the West)Firearms played an important role on the American frontier. Used to hunt animals for food and clothing, they also safeguarded one’s home against outlaws and other hostile elements. This definitive, scrupulously researched work describes and illustrates the many different weapons that opened up and secured the American West. Enhanced with colorful anecdotes, the vividly detailed narrative tells the dramatic story of shoulder arms, hand guns, per…

Guns of the Old West

Guns of the Old WestFirearms played an important role on the American frontier. Used to hunt animals for food and clothing, they also safeguarded one’s home against outlaws and other hostile elements. This definitive, scrupulously researched work describes and illustrates the many different weapons that opened up and secured the American West. Enhanced with colorful anecdotes, the vividly detailed narrative tells the dramatic story of shoulder arms, hand guns, per…