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The Resource American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms, Chris Kyle with William Doyle, (electronic resource)

American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms, Chris Kyle with William Doyle, (electronic resource)

Label
American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms
Title
American gun
Title remainder
a history of the U.S. in ten firearms
Statement of responsibility
Chris Kyle with William Doyle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In "American Gun", the deadliest sniper in U.S. history tracks down and shoots the most important American firearms, from a flintlock rifle to a Colt revolver to the latest high-tech weapon he used as a SEAL. Chris Kyle uses these guns as a window on United States history, making the sweeping argument that the American story has been tied to and shaped by the gun
Summary
A former Navy SEAL examines the most important American firearms, using these guns as a window on United States history to prove that the American story has been tied to and shaped by the gun
Writing style
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10175588
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1974-2013
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Kyle, Chris
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TS533.2
LC item number
.K95 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Doyle, William
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True
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  • Firearms
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of the U.S. in ten firearms
Label
American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms, Chris Kyle with William Doyle, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-288) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • .38 Special Police Revolver
  • M16 Rifle
  • American Long Rifle
  • Spencer Repeater
  • Colt Single-Action Army Revolver
  • Winchester 1873 Rifle
  • M1903 Springfield
  • M1911 Pistol
  • Thompson Submachine Gun
  • M1 Garand
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 302 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062242730
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8e30986d-7e48-4296-a93e-ea75cc76e31a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1410312
  • (OCoLC)847845705
  • (OCoLC)ocn847845705
  • 1410312
Label
American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms, Chris Kyle with William Doyle, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-288) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • .38 Special Police Revolver
  • M16 Rifle
  • American Long Rifle
  • Spencer Repeater
  • Colt Single-Action Army Revolver
  • Winchester 1873 Rifle
  • M1903 Springfield
  • M1911 Pistol
  • Thompson Submachine Gun
  • M1 Garand
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 302 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062242730
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8e30986d-7e48-4296-a93e-ea75cc76e31a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1410312
  • (OCoLC)847845705
  • (OCoLC)ocn847845705
  • 1410312

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