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U.S. Rifle Caliber .30, M1 Basic Field Manual FM 23-5

By War Department

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1940. Genuine War Department Field Manual. Near fine soft cover with small light stain on rear cover else very clean internally and externally. Includes FM 23-5 C 1 supplement published in 1941. Illustrated. 243 pages. . First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$90.00

Browning Machine Guns, Caliber .30, M1917 Basic Field Manual FM 23-55

By War Department

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1940. Genuine War Department Field Manual. Good, softcover. Captains name on top edge of front cover. Few insect holes to cover edges. Very clean in sound binding with spine lean. 327 pages. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

U.S. Rifle Caliber .30 M1903 FM 23-10 Basic Field Manual

By War Department

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1943. Very clean in sound binding. VG+, genuine soft cover manual. Internally fine. . Soft Cover. Very Good +. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$66.00

U.S. Rifle Caliber .30 M1903 FM 23-10 Basic Field Manual

By War Department

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1943. Internally fine, covers very slightly age toned with soliders name and number near top edge of front cover. VG+, original soft cover manual.. Soft Cover. Very Good +. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$54.00

WHAT THE CITIZEN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT OUR ARMS AND WEAPONS

By Hicks, James E.

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1941. Describes major US weapons up until World War Two. Occasional smudge which does not obscure text. VG, no dj. Library binding with number on spine, perforated stamp on title page and nomber on rear free end paper are the only indications. Book plate, no name on front paste down and period booksellers sticker on rear. VG + mo dust jacket, dj. 252 pages including indes; illustrated / illustrations; 21 cm. Illustrations by Andre´ Jando^t. Contents: Pistols and Revolvers; Muskets; Rifles; Machine Guns; Grenades and Mortars; Field Artillery; Railway and Coat artillery; Antiaircraft Artillery; Tanks and other Mechanized Vehicles; Artillery Ammunition and Aircraft Bombs; Ordnance Department. First Edition. Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Andre Jandot. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$54.00

12th Army Group Report Of Operations (Final After Action Report) Volume IX Headquarters Commandant Section and Special Troops

Official after action report Circa 1945. Headquarters Commandant Scetion and Special Troops. VG+, no dust jacket as issued. . No dust jacket as issued. Text is clean and tight.. First Edition. Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$102.00

The Thompson Submachine Guns

By MacLean, Donald B.; Editor

Forest Grove, OR: Normount Armament Company, 1967. Sound binding, clean text. VG+, trade paperback. Few tiny spots of staining to front cover else very clean. Contents: Introduction; Part One: Model 1929 .45 Calibre; Part Two: Basic Field Manual M1928A1 (FM 23-40; 1949); Ordnance Maintenance M1928A1"(TM 9-1215; 1942); Part Four: 45, M1 (TM 9-215; 1942); Part Five: Auto-Ordnance Corp. (1936), Thompson Ultra Modern Automatic Arms". First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.60

U.S. Silencer Patents 1888-1972 Volume I: 1888-1935 VolumeII: 1936-1972

By Thomas, Donald G.

Boulder, CO: Paladin Press, 1973. Price in marker on free endpapers. Two volumes. VG+, no dust jackets. Very clean in sound bindings. Two volume Set. Heavy set may require additional postage.. First Edition. Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket.

$48.00

Browning Machine Guns, Caliber .30, M1917A1, M1919A4, And M1919A6 Basic Field Manual

By War Department

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1945. Genuine War department field manual. VG, softcover manual. Light stain on front cover else clean. FM 23-55 C3 addendum laid in. April 1945 printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.60

Notes On German Ordnance For The Collector 1841-1918

By Hicks, James E.

Author Published, 1937. Covers detached but binding sound. Good, soft cover. Stain on front cover. An illustrated referenc book; 126 pages; illustrations; 16 cm.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$10.80

Browning Machine Gun, Caliber .30, All Types, and Ground Mounts Ordnance Maintenance TM 9-1205

By War Department

Washington: Goverment Printing Office, 1945. Genuine military manual. Good, soft cover. Soldiers name stamp and "shop" on front cover.Some cover soil. Text quite clean, sound binding. Illustrated. 151 pages. . Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$36.00

Handbook On Battery Drill For Royal Field Artillery

By Mason, R.C. Hunt, Arthur L.

London: Forster Groom & Co., 1916. Original field manual. Near fine condition with flexible cloth covers, small booksellers, former, sticker on inside of front cover that has advertising and continues for the next 8 pages before the title page. Sound binding. 42 pages followed by 6 pages of advertising with an additonal advertisement of the inde of the back cover; illustrated / illustrations; 19 cm. Handbook By the late R. C. mason, Lieut R.F.A. (T.F.) revised by Arthur L. Hunt, Lieut RFA (TF) Territorial Force. Third Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$57.60

The Machine Gunners' Handbook including the Vickers, Maxim and Lewis Automatic Machine Guns

By Bostock, J.

England: W. H. Smith & Son, 1915. Original tan hardboard covered manual, 7th edition; sound binding, clean text in very good plus condition; no dust jacket as issued. Former owners name on top and bottom edges of text block. Tiny worn spot to cloth on spine. Lacking contents of front pocket. Introduction by J B (author) is dated July 1915. VG + 336 pages; illustrated / illustrations: plates, photographs, diagrams, some fold out; 4 pages of advertising at end and 2 pages before the title page; 16 cm. . Seventh Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$84.00

Caliber .50, M2 Browning Machine Gun How The Gun Works

By AC Spark Plug Division General Motors

Flint, MI: General Motors, 1943. Genuine manual. VG small stapled pamphlet. Lightly toned covers else clean and tight. Illustrated with photos and drawings. . Soft Cover. Very Good. 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall.

$24.00

YANKEE INGENUITY IN THE WAR

By Stockbridge, Frank Parker

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1920. Wear to spine ends, edge rubbed, corners bumped, clean text, spine shaken but in tact. Good plus no djust jacket / dj xvi, 372 pages; illustrated / illustrations: frontis; line drawings; 21 cm. Yankee ingenuity in the war, by Frank Parker Stockbridge; fully illustrated from official photographs. Hand typed index laid in.. First Edition. Hard Cover Cloth. Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.60

Age of Great Guns Cannon Kings and Cannoneers Who Forged the Firepower of Artillery

By Comparato, Frank E.

The Stackpole Company, 1965. VG+ in VG dust jacket with few small dj edge chips and tears. Brodart cover on dj. Text is clean and tight. . Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good.

$36.00

ARMING THE UNION Small Arms in the Civil War

By Davis, Carl L.

Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1973. Clean and bright in sound binding. Fine in fine dust jacket. 207 pages; illustrated, portraits; 22 cm. "Historians often point out that the Civil War was the first of the modern wars and the last of the old ones. Nowhere is this more evident than in the area of small arms development, procurement, issue, and use. Now for the first time the fascinating story is told of how the Union armed itself and moved into a new era of warfare. ... Dr. Davis Builds his story around the work of the United States ordnance Department." . First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.00

The Origins of Strategic Bombing A study of the Development of British Air Strategic Thought and Practice Up to 1918

By Jones, Neville

London: William Kimber, 1973. Sticker blemish to front paste down end paper and small date in red pen on free end paper book in very good plus condition, clean text, sound binding. VG + , no dust jacket. 240 pages including index and bibliography; illustrated / illustrations: plates, portraits, map; 24 cm.. First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover Cloth. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

Description and Rules for the Management of The U.S. Magazine Rifle Model of 1903, Caliber .30 No. 1923

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1909. An original military manual. Moderate cover soil. Internally clean in sound binding. Good, no dust jacket as issued. Fold out illustrations. Illustrated. 23 cm. plates, diag., illus. 66 p. No. 1923 March 3, 1904; Revised April 18, 1906; Revised February 14, 1908; Revised April 2, 1909. Hard Cover Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$72.00

The Thompson Submachine Gun Model 1928 .45 Calibre

Aldershot, UK: Gale & Polden Ltd., 1942. Genuine, original publication, cover title The Thompson Submachine Gun Mechanism Made Easy. VG+, trade paperback. 32 pages; Illustrations / Illustrated with 17 photographs, 4 of a British soldier firing the Thompson; 19 cm. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$48.00

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