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Firearms of the royal armouries

Nils Drejholt

Firearms of the royal armouries

by Nils Drejholt

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Published by Livrustkammaren = Royal Armorury in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden
    • Subjects:
    • Livrustkammaren (Sweden) -- Catalogs,
    • Firearms -- Sweden -- Catalogs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. 368-372) and index.

      StatementNils Drejholt ; [translation, Göran Schmidt].
      ContributionsLivrustkammaren (Sweden)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUD385.S8 D74 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL778568M
      ISBN 109187594072
      LC Control Number97179984

      Winchester Lever-Action repeating rifles are an integral part of the folklore of the American West. Introduced shortly after the American Civil War, the very first Winchester, the M, would go on to see military service as far afield as Bulgaria, but it was in the hands of civilians that it would become known as 'The gun that won the west.'/5. The Swedish Kings of the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries were, most of them, doughty warriors and mighty hunters, and their weapons were kept in the Royal Armoury. Some of them were also firearms collectors, and in their armouries are some of the finest firearms in existence.

        In addition to Ian’s book, Headstamp also have a book on British bullpup firearms from Jonathan Ferguson, the Keeper of Firearms & Artillery at the UK’s Royal Armouries Museum, and a book on the Kabul Arsenal from Nic Jenzen-Jones and Vernon Easley, the . Research Visit to the Royal Armouries Today I had the privilege to handle some firearms I never thought I’d ever have the opportunity to see let alone rack the bolt of. I’m in the preliminary phases of research for my masters dissertation and was able to visit the National Firearms Centre and the Royal Armouries’ library in Leeds. They have a truly amazing collection of several thousand.

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