B00H0KATCC 1948 Hard Cover Edition. DJ has visible wear to edges. Book itself is in excellent condition. Pages are unmarked. Binding is tight. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: The Book of the Garand. National Rifle ...
Editorial: Washington Infantry Journal Press
Condición del libro: Very Good
Descripción Washington Infantry Journal Press, Washington, DC, 1948. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Estado de conservación: Very Good Plus. Estado de la sobrecubierta: No Dj. First Edition Stated. Ink name and address endppr. viii, 292 pp with many illustrations and diagrams. On M1 rifle; semiautomatic weapons. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 011197
Descripción Infantry Journal Press, 1948. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Used: Very Good. Hardcover with the scarce DJ, Stated First Edition 1948 Infantry Journal Press Washington 292 pages.Very Good+ in a Good+ DJ.just a touch of shelf/edge wear to green boards-corners sharp.minor shelf/edge wear, a bit of chipping and a couple of closed tears to unclipped DJ-now in mylar.previous owner bookplate on inside front cover.no notes or writing-all pages are bright, clean and crisp.The acknowledged classic by Major General Julian S. Hatcher-Technical Editor of The American Rifleman--This is the definitive guide to the M-1 Garand--everything you need to know is right here.John Garand's rifle was the single most significant small arms development in the history of modern warfare. No other rifle in this nation's history so outclassed that of its adversaries. Its accuracy, reliability, ruggedness and most of all, firepower, could not be matched by any of the axis powers during WWII. It performed with distinction during WWII, Korea and the early days of Vietnam. "In my opinion, the M1 rifle is the greatest battle implement ever devised"- General George S. Patton, Jr.handsome copy of the First Edition in the scarce DJ.Thanks for supporting a small family business.LOC SSS-21. Nº de ref. de la librería 140814005