|U.S.Ordnance and Gunnery 1859
|This reprint of the 1859 edition is a 550 page !
6"x 9" hardbound book and covers everything
from gunpowder to artillery; from pyrotechnics to
small arms; from ammunition to the science of
gunnery. The author was a student and later an
instructor at West Point. Over 150 illustrations; a
great resource for collectors of arms, ammuntion,
and projectiles. This book is considered rare by the
publisher, and has withstood the test of time.