The Machine Gun. The story of the men and the weapon that changed the face of war

Author(s): Anthony Smith

Military

A history of the men who invented the machine gun, men like Samuel Colt, Richard Gatling and Hiram Maxim. Gatling's gun was first used in the American Civil War, but it was Maxim's later salesmanship to leading military powers that did most to create a deadly new form of warfare.

Hardback


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780749923525
  • : Piatkus Books
  • : Piatkus Books
  • : October 2002
  • : 234mm X 156mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : very good
  • : 320
  • : 16halftones
  • : Anthony Smith
  • : Hardback