Devil's Paintbrush: Sir Hiram Maxim's Gun
Dolf L. Goldsmith
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Manufacturer part number: 0-88935-282-8
Having the distinction as the worlds first true fully automatic machine gun, and having been used in virtually identical versions by both sides during World War I, the Maxim was called the 'Devil's Paintbrush' by allied correspondents, describing the carnage wreaked on the battlefields by the MG08 in the hands of elite German machine gun crews. 568pp.