A History of All Standard and Experimental U. 1965 republication of 1933 book. Illustrated with b/w photographs, diagrams, and reproductions.An important and classic reference compendium showing the mechanisms of the guns in many steps of development. The author searched old government records to find the trials, adoption, and use of the guns. Included is a complete list of publications he consulted, with transcriptions of important data. Hardback book in nearly Like New condition in Good dustjacket. Book is bright, clean, tightly bound, and the pages are fresh, with no writing; owners embossment on title page.
Cover is glossy, and shows only a little wear at spine ends; black lettering is crisp. Dustjacket has considerable wear at the edges, with chips and closed tears, and a few spots on the front; now protected in mylar sleeve. 9 x 11 ½ inches, 381 pages including index.
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