Shotguns & Shotgunning
Manufacturer part number: 0-87349-567-5
Traces the development of the earliest shot shells and shotguns. Reviews the many variations, comparing and contrasting double guns, pump guns, auto-loaders, and bolt actions. Explores the most common gauges and offers expert advice on fitting a stock, selecting chokes, choosing shot and shells, and even maintenance. In addition, the author explores shotgun hunting, from the species perspective, reviewing the top game birds and mammals, and suggesting the right guns and loads for success in the field. 256 pp.