Metallic Cartridge Conversions : The History of the Guns and Modern Reproductions

By: Adler, Dennis

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Very nice clean book marred only by a small crease to lower front corner. No names or writing. Dustjacket is likewise clean and shows no tears or chips, just a small bit of creasing at two top corners. Looks very handsome in brand new mylar and has not been price-clipped. Book measures 8-3/4" tall and 11" wide and has 208 pages. Pritned on coated paper and beautifully illustrated primarily in full color.Chapters cover the evolution of the revolver, the early development of the metallic cartridge, patent vs, patent, Remington cartridge conversions, the Thuer conversions and experiemental designs, practical ways to make old guns new, Richards-Mason conversions, small frame Colt breechloaders and conversions, the 1871-72 Open Top, and bringing authenticity to the hobby.

Title: Metallic Cartridge Conversions : The History of the Guns and Modern Reproductions

Author Name: Adler, Dennis

Categories: Firearms & Shooting Sports,

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A., Krause Publications: 2003

ISBN Number: 0873493370

ISBN Number 13: 9780873493376

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: Oblong

Seller ID: 25957

Keywords: Metallic Cartridge Conversions. Firearms and Ammunition