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What the citizen should know about our arms and weapons [by] James E. Hicks… Illustrations by André Jandôt

1941
   
Author:  Hicks, James Ernest, 1899-
Publisher: W. W. Norton & company, inc.

Physical Description:

252 p. illus. 21 cm.

Subjects:

United States. Army Firearms.United States. Army Ordnance and ordnance stores.

Collection:



Originally published in 1941, this book of military ordnance was written in order to bring information to the non-military public during the time of uncertainty that marked the beginnings of the United States’ involvement in World War II. This volume was originally meant to bring comfort and understanding to the average citizen.

Contents:
Preface
I Pistols and Revolvers
II Muskets
III Rifles
IV Machine Guns
V Grenades and Mortars
VI Field Artillery
VII Railway and Coast Artillery
VIII Antiaircraft Artillery
IX Tanks and Other Mechanized Vehicles
X Artillery Ammunition and Aircraft Bombs
XI The Ordnance Department
Index

Collection


Location: Stacks
Call No. U880 .H5
Barcode: 19745

Status: Non-circulating