The Gun Digest Book of Assault Weapons (Google eBook)

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Gun Digest Books, Sep 12, 2007 - Sports & Recreation - 256 pages
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The Gun Digest Book of Assault Weapons is all about true assault weapons...fully automatic, selective-fire or equipped with mission-specific features designed only for military and law enforcement applications. This seventh edition gives you all the details you need about the world's latest assault weaponry and ammunition, and the changing missions of those weapons in military and law enforcement applications. Other valuable information includes: Numerous field test results Training and tactics Leading schools that train special military and law enforcement units Historical insight into weapon systems and programs International coverage of Germany, Israel, Russia, South Africa and the United States No other reference provides such comprehensive insight and details about the always evolving weapons America's soldiers and law enforcement agencies and armed with.
  

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Contents

Introduction
6
About the Authors
7
Acknowledgments
8
In Touch With The Future
9
Bigger is Better
15
From Billy Clubs To Pepper Balls
42
A Skill Called Sniping
48
The Then Now of SmallBores
72
Passing of The Subgun
136
The Search For Silence
142
Home Defense Is A Preference
147
Its Not Grandpas Ol Scattergun
162
Sorting Out Modern Ammunition
183
Oldies But Goodies
191
To Keep It Shooting
217
From Bayonet To MultiTool
221

The AK Versus The AR
78
Ruger Goes Law Enforcement
87
Its Not Just Fifties Anymore
94
Handguns The Assault
99
Updating The 223
107
What Ever Happened To Accuracy?
113
What About Shooting Schools?
120
Its A Real Gas
226
Special Loads For Special Folks
231
ShortRange Marksmanship
235
From Uzi To Corner Shot
241
The Personal Defense Weapon
248
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About the author (2007)

Jack Lewis is a retired Marine lieutenant colonel, and veteran of WWII, Korea and Vietnam. He s the founder and former editor and publisher of Gallant/Charger Publications, and the author of thousands of arms-related articles.

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