Guns of the New West

by David R. Chicoine

Publisher: F & W Publications

Written in English
Cover of: Guns of the New West | David R. Chicoine
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Subjects:

  • Firearms & Weapons,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8378876M
ISBN 100873497686
ISBN 109780873497688
OCLC/WorldCa60610014

  The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Guns of the Old West: An Illustrated Guide by Charles Edward Chapel at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Brand: Dover Publications. The 73rd Edition Of “The World’s Greatest Gun Book! At the heart of Gun Digest , 73 Edition is a roster of in-depth feature articles from some of the top names in gun writing. Whether you’re a discerning gun collector or practical gun buyer, you’ll enjoy seeing guns . About this Item: A.S. Barnes, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. 5TH. Hardcover, 5th Printing A. S. Barnes Good in a Good+ shelf/edge wear to gray cloth covers with black titles-corners lightly bumped and a touch of fading to the edges of the te shelf/edge wear to DJ, one large chip and wrinkle to the front In my opinion, a better title for the book would be, "Gunsmithing Guns of the Old West, Volume 1: Pistols."Readers interested in the gunsmithing of rifles and shotguns aren't as fortunate. The author devotes 46 pages to rifles and 11 pages to shotguns.

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Weird West is a subgenre that combines elements of the Western with another genre, usually horror, occult, fantasy, or science fiction.. DC's Weird Western Tales appeared in the early s and the weird Western was further popularized by Joe R. Lansdale who is perhaps best known for his tales of the 'weird west,' a genre mixing splatterpunk with alternate history Western. Guns of the Old West. 40K likes. Guns of the Old West is Published 4 times a year. This magazine gives attention to shooting matches, wardrobe, holsters, knives and other products and services in. Hideouts is adapted from Hidden Thunder, a chapter in Jesse’s book Old Guns & Whispering Ghosts: Firearms Of The Old West Click here to read Boge’s review of this book. To order a copy specially signed to you, go to

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Guns of the New West: A Close Up Look at Modern Replica Firearms - Kindle edition by Chicoine, David. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Guns of the New West: A Close Up Look at Modern Replica Firearms/5(18).

From the guns used by the first Europeans to step foot on western soil, to the new firearms of the West, Guns of the Wild West is a fascinating photographic exploration of some of the most famous guns of the frontier.

Drawn from the collection of the Cody Firearms Museum of the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, this work provides photos, details, and the history of the actual weapons used by 4/5(12).

This book is cross between a primer for those new to the subject of historical firearms of the USA in the s and a fully illustrated reference text for the antique gun collector.

The book's style alternates between breezy accounts of the careers of figures like Henry Deringer and Samuel Colt, and dense, technical descriptions of antique /5. This is a great book for anyone who does not already own a collection of books on guns of the Old West.

For the money it is SPECTACULAR. The book is color throughout. The only black and white material is actually from the 19th century and includes fine period photos of people with the guns being discussed as well as old drawings and correspondence/5(45).

Each of these firearms are not only significant guns of the American West, they belonged to some of the most famous and infamous frontiersmen (and women), soldiers, and icons who forged the American West both in myth and reality – a West we nostalgically remember today.

Spoiler alert. You won’t see all your favorite men, women, and guns on this list. Jeff Cooper's "Guns of the Old West is almost like a series of longer magazine articles about the famous shooting irons of the western frontier.

Lots of facts and information but perhaps missing a bit of filler information, anecdotes and human interest, etc that would have made this into the perfect book. It's about the guns, the guns and the s:   The gun collection of famous collector and hunter President Theodore Roosevelt is given its own chapter.

Illustrated with nearly illustrations, as well as important artwork from the Western period from artists such as Frederic Remington, Guns of the Old West is an essential work for gun collectors and American history s:   Hi everyone. Today we'll talk about the firearms of the Wild West. Yeah.

A cowboy and his trusty Colt 45 Although, Colt 45 - that's kind of boring. How ab Author: MAD LAB. 1 day ago  In his new book, the Connecticut Democrat outlines the history of the Second Amendment and gun violence.

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Condition: Very good. Presumed First Edition. pages. Oversize book, measuring /4 inches by /2 inches. Includes Foreword, as well as an Introduction to the Guns of the Old and of the New West, The Gunsmith, The Gunsmith's Tools. Jim Rasenberger’s “Revolver” explores Sam Colt and the invention of the six-shooter, while Tom Clavin’s “Tombstone” looks at the gunfight at the O.K.

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Herring takes famous men from the Old West and recreates events in which their guns played a particular part. He also gives good information about the guns themselves, with their history and specifications. My only complaint about the book is the large number of typos and misspellings/5.

Dennis Adler, award-winning author and photographer, and contributing editor to Guns of the Old West magazine, has woven together enthralling tales of the guns and gunmen who made the Wild West wild. Beginning with the early western expansion and the California Gold Rush, Guns of the American West takes you through the development of America's most legendary handguns, rifl/5.

This book centers on the guns used in the period of time in America that fell at the end of the western expansion. From just after the Civil War to the early s, in other words (though I hesitate to use this) the "wild west".4/5.

Get this from a library. Guns of the West. [Edward Gorman; Martin Harry Greenberg;] -- From prized Winchesters to backups, guns of every make and caliber have fired through Western town from Virginia City to Frisco Bay.

Action-packed adventures by some of the West's greatest. This is a list of Old West gunfighters, referring to outlaws or lawmen, of the American frontier who gained fame or notoriety during the American Wild West or Old West. Some listed were never gunfighters. The term gunslinger is a modern, 20th-century invention, often used in cinema or other media to refer to men in the American Old West who had gained a reputation as being dangerous with a gun.

Guns of the Wild West brings the nation’s westward expansion and growing need for weaponry to life in an illustrated guide to the history of American firearms. Through vibrant imagery, Bruce Wexler showcases weapons such as the classic Colt Single Action Army and the iconic pepper-box revolver, which made their way into both military and civilian hands during the settling of the frontier.

Excellent Book on firearms that helped open the American frontier and West, pages including index, heavily illustrated with photos, scale drawing's and prints of more than firearms. Full Red leather binding in Fine Condition, fancy gilt tiles to spine and die cut ornamentation on front and rear board, all edges are gilt, silk end.

Ask a dozen different western firearms aficionados, which gun won the west and you are likely to get half a dozen different answers. There are of course those that will say the Winchester guns of the wild west April Phil Spangenberger While the subject matter of this work is fascinating and the photography is top-notch, I was somewhat disappointed in this page book.

OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 27 cm: Contents: How guns began --The Kentucky rifle and pistol head West --Flintlock pistols on the frontier --Musket, rifle and carbine: American martial shoulder arms --Pepperboxes: percussion and cartridge --Pocket-sized death: development of the famous Deringer --The voice of the Derringer: imitations, counterfeits, and.

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We love guns of the old west, and carry a wide variety of firearms, holsters, gun belts, and more. Guns of the Old West Guns of ‘The Son’: 16 Models Used in AMC’s New Western TV Series.

From the Colt Model to the Winchester Model and beyond, AMC's western TV series 'The Son' features an impressive arsenal on the Texas border. This is a list of the top 6 firearms that won the old west.

This video also provides a cursory overview of some historical overview of each of the firearms d. The more accurate phrase, Haag proposes, would be “The West that won the gun,” reflecting the truth about how Winchester admen created a mythopoetical West.

The Guns that Won the West book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Covering a wide range of firearms, from the smallest pistol to /5(10). 5) Photography: Eye on the West: Photography and the Contemporary West by George Miles (The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University) Best New Western Author.

Texas novelist Vicky Rose has published her first novels with two Western publishers in Get this from a library! Guns of the American West. [Joseph G Rosa] -- Explores the development of the weapons used by the pioneers of the American West.