M16 The: A Comprehensive Guide
Manufacturer part number: 1-932033-25-4
In The late 50's Eugene Stoner of the Armalite Corporation invented the 5.56mm (.223-caliber) AR-15, which quickly evolved into the M-16. Armalite sold the rights to Colt which in turn supplied the weapon to the U.S. Military. The problems with the Army's standard M-14 convinced the Pentagon to outfit it's soldiers with this new gun. Based on many years of careful research, 'The M-16' makes it clear why the inspired design behind this fascinating weapon has made it the worlds most popular assault rifle. over 400 160pp.