American Gun: A History Of The U.S. In Ten Firearms by Chris Kyle

American Gun: A History Of The U.S. In Ten Firearms

byChris Kyle

Paperback | May 27, 2014

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$17.21 online 
Earn 86 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores


Drawing on his legendary firearms knowledge and combat experience, U.S. Navy SEAL and #1 bestselling author of American Sniper Chris Kyle dramatically chronicles the story of America—from the Revolution to the present—through the lens of ten iconic guns and the remarkable heroes who used them to shape history: the American long rifle, Spencer repeater, Colt .45 revolver, Winchester 1873 rifle, Springfield M1903 rifle, M1911 pistol, Thompson submachine gun, M1 Garand, .38 Special police revolver, and the M16 rifle platform Kyle himself used. American Gun is a sweeping epic of bravery, adventure, invention, and sacrifice.

Featuring a foreword and afterword by Taya Kyle and illustrated with more than 100 photographs, this new paperback edition features a bonus chapter, “The Eleventh Gun,” on shotguns, derringers, and the Browning M2 machine gun.

About The Author

SEAL Team 3 Chief Chris Kyle (1974-2013) was awarded two Silver Stars, five Bronze Stars with Valor, and numerous other citations. Following four combat tours in Iraq, he became chief instructor for training Naval Special Warfare sniper teams. He is the author ofAmerican Gun: A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms. A native Texan, Kyle ...
American Sniper: Memorial Edition
American Sniper: Memorial Edition

by Chris Kyle


In stock online

Available in stores

American Sniper Couverture affiche du film
American Sniper Couverture affiche du film

by Chris Kyle


Out of stock online

Available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:American Gun: A History Of The U.S. In Ten FirearmsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.76 inPublished:May 27, 2014Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062242725

ISBN - 13:9780062242723

Look for similar items by category:

Nearby Stores

We found 0 nearby stores

Customer Reviews of American Gun: A History Of The U.S. In Ten Firearms


Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

”An entertaining gallop through history.”