Gun Digest 2012

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Gun Digest Books, Jul 11, 2011 - Antiques & Collectibles - 568 pages
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THE WORLD’S GREATEST GUN BOOK IS HERE AGAIN! IT’S GUN DIGEST® 2012! Since 1944, Gun Digest has been regarded as the shooter’s No. 1 resource. The 2012 edition continues the tradition of bringing you more of everything that firearms fanatics crave! In-depth articles about the world’s most fascinating guns, testfire reports on the latest models, insights about fine collectibles, and roundups of what’s new from leading manufacturers ... you simply won’t find a more comprehensive collection of firearms information. Whether you’re interested in the latest tactical firearms or want to learn more about firearms history – or anything else related to guns and shooting – you’ll find it in Gun Digest 2012. IT’S ALL HERE! • Rifles, Handguns & Shotguns • Tactical Firearms • Engraved & Custom Guns • Ammunition • Air Guns • Gunsmithing Supplies • Muzzloaders • Shooting Products for Women
 

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I get this book for my husband every year and he reads it and reads it over and over again. Seems like there are new things he hadnt seen the first few times he looked at it. He loves this book and has for a lot of years. Great book for a gun nut. Read full review

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Contents

Italys DoubleBarrel Bargains
8
Guns for the Great North
18
American Pioneer
22
The Kautzky Dynasty
31
Me My Dad Gun Digest
34
Custom Engraved Guns
38
PistolCartridge Semiauto Carbines
49
A History of Innovation
57
Remington Model 114828 Gauge
324
Grandpas Guns
328
Bobs 270
332
The Rhino Revolver
337
Cooper Firearms Model 54
342
Space Gun The New High Standard Olympic Trophy
348
25 X 28mm IER Scout Extended EyeRelief Riflescope
352
The IO Inc AK47 and 380 Pocket Pistol
358

My 33 Years with the 338 Magnum
71
The Express Bullet in America
75
In Search of the Perfect Upland Autoloader
82
Addicted to Military Iron
87
The WebleyGreen Alternative Army Revolver
97
The 1886 Winchester 33WCF
101
Protecting Your Collection Investment
108
A New Family of Wildcat Cartridges
110
The Mauser of Osa Johnson
119
The French Service Revolver Model of 1892
124
BoltAction Baloney
128
The 6Bore Isaac Hollis Sons Smoothbore
136
My Pistolas Of The Contra War
141
Warthog Rifles and Cartridges
147
That Custom Touch
153
A Labor of Love or a Love of Labor?
161
The Best Lever Action Rifle That Never Was
167
The Husqvarna and the Zebra
173
The Tobin 500 Boy Scout Rifle
175
The Beretta S680 Series OverUnder
179
Some of the worlds greatest hunting can be found in Australia
186
Cape Buffalo Really Are Tough
195
New Rifles
201
New Shotguns
210
SemiAutomatic Pistols
222
Revolvers And a Few Others
245
New Gunsmithing Products
257
The Feminine Perspective
262
Airguns
267
Ammunition Ballistics and Components
273
Blackpowder Update
286
Handloading
295
New Optics
305
A Century Old Hammer Gun
321
The CzechPoint vz 61 Skorpion
365
Average Centerfire Rifle Cartridge Ballistics Prices
368
Centerfire Handgun CartridgeBallistics Prices
375
Rimfire AmmunitionBallistics Prices
378
Shotshell Loads Prices
379
HandgunsAutoloaders Service Sport
382
HandgunsCompetition
412
HandgunsDoubleAction Revolvers Service Sport
416
HandgunsSingleAction Revolvers
424
HandgunsMiscellaneous
430
Centerfire RiflesAutoloaders
432
Centerfire RiflesLever Slide
442
Centerfire RiflesBoltAction
447
Centerfire RiflesSingle Shot
462
Drillings Combination Double Guns
468
Rimfire RiflesAutoloaders
470
Rimfire RiflesLever SlideAction
472
Rimfire RiflesBolt Actions Single Shot
473
Competition RiflesCenterfire Rimfire
477
ShotgunsAutoloaders
480
ShotgunsSlide Lever Actions
488
ShotgunsOverUnders
493
ShotgunsSidebySide
501
ShotgunsBolt Actions Single Shot
504
ShotgunsMilitary Police
506
Blackpowder PistolsSingle Shot Flint Percussion
508
Blackpowder Revolvers
509
Blackpowder Muskets Rifles
511
Blackpowder Shotguns
519
AirgunsHandguns
520
AirgunsLong Guns
522
Web Directory
527
Manufacturers and Product Directory
536
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About the author (2011)

A lifelong firearms enthusiast, Dan Shideler is the editor of Standard Catalog of Firearms, Gun Digest Book of Guns & Prices, Modern Gun Values, Gun Digest and other Krause Publication titles. He also is a frequent contributor to Gun Digest Magazine and other national firearms publications.

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