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Cowper, H. S. - The Art of Attack and the Development of Weapons, ebook

The Art of Attack and the Development of Weapons

Cowper, H. S.


This most unusual book is subtitled Being a Study in the Development of weapons and Appliances of Offence from the Earliest Times to the Age of Gunpowder. It surveys, in considerable detail and with numerous drawings and illustrations, the art and means of aggression developed by man beginning

Kane, Tom - Strategy: Key Thinkers, ebook

Strategy: Key Thinkers

Kane, Tom

From 23,75€

The book then considers broader issues, such as the distinctive importance of air and maritime operations, the difficulty of waging offensive land warfare in the face of modern firepower, the implications of nuclear weapons, and the potential of irregular warfare.

Instructor, An - Complete Guide to the Hotchkiss Machine Gun, ebook

Complete Guide to the Hotchkiss Machine Gun

Instructor, An


The French designed Hotchkiss machine gun was officially adopted by the British Army as a light machine gun to serve alongside the Lewis gun. However, the Lewis went to infantry units, whilst the Hotchkiss was issued to cavalry and armoured units. This…

Daluege, Kurt - Die Pistolen 7,65 mm der Polizei, ebook

Die Pistolen 7,65 mm der Polizei

Daluege, Kurt


The pamphlet is of importance to all interested in the German Police, and to those concentrating on weapons, for it has details of Sauer and Sohn, Walther, Mauser and Dreyse 7.65 mm pistols. Each weapon is covered in detail with cutaway drawings, parts lists, and instructions

Longstaff, Major F. V. - The Book of the Machine Gun 1917, ebook

The Book of the Machine Gun 1917

Longstaff, Major F. V.


This book is a very important text for any student of the development of the machine gun, and contains details of the history of this weapon from its inception to the mid-ppoint of the First World War. The evolution of the machine gun is detailed, followed…