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The Resource The gun, C.J. Chivers

The gun, C.J. Chivers

Label
The gun
Title
The gun
Statement of responsibility
C.J. Chivers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a tour de force, a prize-winning "New York Times" reporter traces the invention and mass distribution of the assault rifle, and its effects on war
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
623.4/424
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UD395.A16
LC item number
C47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The gun, C.J. Chivers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-448) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins. The birth of machine guns ; Machine guns in action ; Hiram Maxim changes war ; Slaughter made industrial : the Great War -- Invention and distribution. Stalin's contest : the creation of the AK-47 ; The breakout : mass production, distribution, and early use of the AK-47 -- Aftermath : consequences of the AK-47's global spread. The accidental rifle ; Everyman's gun ; Epilogue : the twenty-first century's rifle
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
481 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743270762
Lccn
2010020459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn535493119
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn714754351
Label
The gun, C.J. Chivers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-448) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins. The birth of machine guns ; Machine guns in action ; Hiram Maxim changes war ; Slaughter made industrial : the Great War -- Invention and distribution. Stalin's contest : the creation of the AK-47 ; The breakout : mass production, distribution, and early use of the AK-47 -- Aftermath : consequences of the AK-47's global spread. The accidental rifle ; Everyman's gun ; Epilogue : the twenty-first century's rifle
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
481 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743270762
Lccn
2010020459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn535493119
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn714754351

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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