Handguns Americana

Alhambra, CA: Borden Publishing Co., 1972. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. [4], 160 pages. Illustrations. Tabular Data. Foreword by E. B. Mann (former Editor of The American Rifleman). In this work, Dr. Sell presents the pageantry of American enterprise in providing handguns suitable for both civilian and military purposes. It encompasses a fascinating story of interest to everyone who is concerned with al facts of Americans. A psychologist by profession, Dr. Sell's writing reflects his training in research and his scientific bent for presenting only information that meets the tests of validity and reliability. Essentially a manual for identification and evaluation of the types and models. A history of the development of American cartridge handguns. Condition: Very good / Good.

Keywords: Cartridge Revolver, Pocket Pistol, Rollin White Patent, Colt Revolver, Hopkins and Allen, Triple Action, Owl-Head, Harrington and Richardson, Single Shot, Stevens Pistols, Iver Johnson, Safeties, Automatic Pistols, Firearms, John Browning

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