Gun Digest Guide To Customizing Your Ar-15

Today's AR accessories are a world unto themselves, with a dizzying array of options that seems to grow nearly every day. This book examines the hundreds of options out there and makes best recommendations for today's growing crowd of AR owners. Whether you're in the planning stages or putting the finishing touches on your custom AR15 creation, this comprehensive guide will help you understand your options for nearly every conceivabl...

Sas Combat Handbook

An SAS soldier explains the battle history of this prestigious military service, while teaching how you can defend yourself in both hand-to-hand and military combat. Seventy years after its inception, the Special Air Service (SAS) is recognized by many as one of the most decorated military forces in the world. Their soldiers do battle on a daily basis, taking actions that are normally swift, very hard hitting, and extremely secretive...

German Machine Guns Of The Second World War (images Of War)

Many of the photographs, all from the authors collection, come originally from the albums of individuals who took part in the war.

Arranged by theatre chronologically, the book analyses the development of the machine gun and describes how the Germans carefully utilised weapons such as the MG34 and the much vaunted MG42 into both offensive and defensive roles. Unlike Seidler's work on the 12thSS, this book is chock-full of fantastic ...

Battleships: Ww Ii Evolution Of The Big Guns

Kaplan offers us a glimpse into those massive American and German navy yards and construction facilities that were put to use during this time, acquainting us with the arenas in which these final examples of battleship technology were laid down, built up, launched, fitted out, commissioned and taken out to sea. The book roots itself in a period of monumental change within the history of contemporary warfare. With the baton being pass...

Big Gun Battles: Warship Duels Of The Second World War

I found this book to be a generally well-written account of naval battles during World War II fought with gunfire. It is attractively published with wide margins that invite annotations and includes a comprehensive collection of maps, drawings, and photographs. The maps are particularly helpful since the author’s very thorough descriptions of some of the battles are occasionally difficult to follow on their own. I also note that ther...