Irish Riflemen in America

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E. Stanford, 1875 - Ireland - 216 pages

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This book chronicles the Irish rifle team's trip to America in 1874 to compete against the best of America's riflemen as organized by the Amateur Rifle Club of New York when the fledgling NRA ignored the Irish challenge. The book also includes a great deal of history of Irish target shooting and an account of a hunting trip in the American West by members of the party. Well worth reading.
German A. Salazar
Phoenix, Arizona



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