In The Illustrated History of Weaponry
extraordinary weapons from the Berman Museum of World History, some
of which have never been photographed before, are collecterd in one
unique volume. Within these pages, you'll find waepons owned by
Napoleon Bonaparte, Heinrich Himmler, Catherine the Great, Benito
Mussolini, Jefferson Davis, Belle Starr, Hermann Goering, Napoleon
III, Kaiser Wilhelm, and Maximilian I.
The Ilustrated History of Weaponry also offers
information on weapons innovators, including Alexander Forsyth,
Eliphalet Remington, Samuel Colt, Sergei Mosin, the Mauser
brothers, Hiram Maxim, John Browning, Richard Gatling, John T.
Thompson, John C. Garand, Feodor Tokarev, Oliver Winchester, and
Mikhail Kalshnikov. A variety of exceptional weapons of espionage,
combination curiosities, and rarities rounds out the compelling
selection, making this a must have guide for both military
historians and antique armament collectors alike.