A chronicle of the French service bolt-action rifles (1866-1978)
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Licence # 05124417
|Location:||MARIGINIUP, WA, 6078|
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Book for sale: A CHRONICLE OF THE FRENCH SERVICE BOLT-ACTION RIFLES (1866 – 1978); 161 A4 pages, abundantly illustrated with 158 color photos and 35 illustrations, it covers the Chassepot, the Gras, the Lebel, the Berthier, the MAS36 rifles and variants, with their development, description and technical specifications, detailed army munitions evolution and ballistics, the grenade launchers, all placed in an historical, political and industrial context. It also includes the reloading data and shooting tests for the Lebel, the Berthier and the MAS 36, + a short bibliography, internet links, glossary and index - $85 / copy + $20 (postage Australia).