U.S. Small Arms of World War II
Your comprehensive, full-color guide to the American infantry weapons of World War II! Included are all of the small arms and light weapons that saw combat with the Army, Navy, and Marines in the Second World War, as well as the many earlier models that led to their development. More than 2,000 color photographs depict all of the fascinating details of the arms themselves, while a large selection of vintage photos shows them in action in the hands of troops. No book of this scope has ever been attempted before! We cover rifles, pistols, revolvers, combat knives, bayonets, bolos and machetes, carbines, shotguns, submachine guns, automatic rifles, machine guns, anti-tank rifles, bazookas, recoilless rifles, grenades and their launchers, mortars, and flame throwers.
864 pages • 8.5" x 11" • 2,100+ color photos and illustrations
Hardcover w/dustjacket $95.99
“If it could be carried into battle, it's in here!
Edged Weapons • 30 Caliber Carbines • Rifles • Shotguns • Submachine Guns • Machine Guns • Automated Rifles • Anti-Tank Rifles • Bazookas • Recoilless Rifles • Grenades • Mortars and Flamethrowers