Notes On U.S. Ordnance 1776-1941
James E. Hicks
Detailed and authoritative information about every sort of weapon from the pistol to the heaviest coast artillery. Fully described and illustrated are small arms from revolutionary muskets to semi-automatic rifles and modern revolvers; machine guns from Gatling guns to Browning's BAR; famous types of cannons 75mm howitzers, modern mortars, and anti-aircraft; all types of combat tanks and mobile mechanized units; and air craft armament and bombs. 252pp.