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Historic pistols

Smith, Samuel E.

Historic pistols

the American martial flintlock, 1760-1845

by Smith, Samuel E.

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Published by Scalamandrè Publications in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Pistols -- United States -- History -- Pictorial works.,
    • United States -- Armed forces -- Firearms -- History -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSamuel E. Smith and Edwin W. Bitter ; edited and designed by Charles R. Suydam ; color illustrations by Charles Heston.
      ContributionsBitter, Edwin W., Suydam, Charles R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUD413 .S65 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination344 p. :
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2555893M
      LC Control Number85062380


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