MILITARY BOOKS

 

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BRITISH CAVALRY CARBINES & PISTOLS OF THE NAPOLEONIC ERA

The Most Comprehensive Study of British Cavalry Flintlocks to Date

 

The book's main focus is on the wars with France between 1793 & 1815. However, to do this subject justice we have included the development of the carbine and pistol prior to these dates together with usage in the post Napoleonic period.

A4 size Hardback (12in x 8.5in), with 218 Pages, 98 Full Colour Plates, with over 500 individual photos, featuring 91 Carbines & Pistols from 1700 to 1850 as well as many other colour illustrations.

The book includes many previously unpublished photos and several rare carbines and pistols never before illustrated in detail. See page 2 for chapter contents.


BRITISH COMMERCIAL MILITARY CARBINES 1750-1900

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BRITISH NON ORDNANCE MILITARY CARBINES 1750-1900

 

A book for collectors and shooters covering the large number of military style carbines, still in existence, which carry private proof marks from London or Birmingham and were not issued by the Board of Ordnance. These carbines were made for private sale to volunteers, officers, police, prison service, The East India Company, overseas military and many others. A history of some of the more important users of these guns in Britain and British colonies is included.

A4 size (21cm x 29.7cm), hard back volume with 165 pages and full colour illustrations. The book includes a photo gallery with over 100 different carbines, including several rare types. See page 3 for more details and chapter contents.