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American Gun: A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms

By: Kyle, Chris; Doyle, William

Price: $14.99

Publisher: New York, William Morrow:

Our Product Number: 607884

ISBN: 0062242717

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Fine dust jacket. 2013. First Edition


Firearm illustrations on end pages; Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1.; Deckle-edged pages . 302 pages View more info

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Inside the Crosshairs: Snipers in Vietnam

By: Lanning, Michael Lee

Price: $3.49

Publisher: New York, Ivy Books:

Our Product Number: 608099

ISBN: 0804116202

Condition: Near Fine. inventory dot at top of text block. 1998. First Edition


No spine crease. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 278 pages. From the author of "Inside the LRRPs" and "Inside Force Recon" comes an accurate account of the U.S. sniping experience. The author interviewed the men with combat "trigger time", their instructors, the founders of their program, and the generals to whom they reported View more info

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Wings over the Mexican Border: Pioneer Military Aviation in the Big Bend

By: Ragsdale, Kenneth Baxter

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press:

Our Product Number: 606839

ISBN: 0292790252

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Fine dust jacket. 1984.. First Edition


Against a backdrop of revolution, border banditry, freewheeling aerial dramatics, and World War II comes this compelling look at the rise of U.S. combat aviation at an unlikely proving ground—a remote airfield in the rugged reaches of the southwestern Texas borderlands. Here, at Elmo Johnson's Big Bend ranch, hundreds of young Army Air Corps pilots demonstrated the U.S. military's reconnaissance and emergency response capabilities and, in so doing, dramatized the chang... View more info