From Musket to Metallic Cartridge

From Musket to Metallic Cartridge

A Practical History of Black Powder Firearms

by Oyvind Flatnes

Hardback Publication Date: 25/11/2013

$90.00
From Musket to Metallic Cartridge is an historical introduction to the use of black powder firearms, from the primitive smooth-bore musket to breech-loading cartridge guns, as well as a primer on their practical use for today's black powder shooters. Drawing on his experience of countless hours on the shooting range, backed up by meticulous research, Oyvind Flatnes relates over 500 years of development and covers the huge range of different ignition systems, models and patents. He describes the use of antique firearms and replicas, discussing their historical and safe modern use.
ISBN:
9781847975935
Category:
Small firearms
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
25-11-2013
Language:
English
Publisher:
The Crowood Press Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
240
Dimensions (mm):
246x189x23mm
Weight:
0.85kg

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