Robert Ball, the world's foremost authority on Mauser military rifles, continues to scour the continents in search of more details and models of this ubiquitous rifle. His years of research and expertise culminate in this definitive, full color Mauser reference. In this new edition, you'll find, previously unknown variations, rare coverage of experimental weapons and prototypes, meticulously cataloged descriptions, historical background, model specifications, markings, and detailed photographs. One of a kind, this edition is the most exhaustive reference ever for Mauser military rifles. 448pp.