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The World"s Submachine Guns, Vol. 1

Thomas B. Nelson

The World"s Submachine Guns, Vol. 1

Developments from 1915-1963

by Thomas B. Nelson

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Published by NTC Enterprises Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages739
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11608688M
    ISBN 100853684812
    ISBN 109780853684817

    The World's Submachine Guns (Machine Pistols), Vol. 1, by Thomas B. Nelson, International Small Arms Publishers. Out of print. Library of Congress Catalog Card Number pages, with 34 pages on the Thompson. This is the first volume in a 4-volume series on weapons. The men have written 12 books of firearms history. Others in the series include The MP38, 40, 40/1 and 41 Submachine Gun, The K98k Rifle and The P08 Luger Pistol. I learned some new things from the book. One was that the combat philosophy that led to selective-fire assault weapons was discussed by the German military as early as the s.

    The 20th century era and beyond is dominated by the manufacture of arms for major worldwide conflicts, and the development of submachine guns in the period between the World Wars. Modern arms are explained in detail, covering the materials, mechanics and technology including the rise of Super Magnum revolvers and pistols and the personal.   This handbook is an authoritative guide, by a leading weapons expert, to the world's most important submachine guns, from the Bergmann Musquete and Tommy gun of the s to the innovative modern P90 Personal Defense Weapon. Born in World War I, the submachine gun came to maturity in World War II in the hands of Commandos, Rangers, Panzer-Grenadiers and Soviet Tank .

    The Thompson submachine gun, a.k.a. the Tommy gun, was an early submachine gun design. It was popular among soldiers, police, and civilians alike. It was invented by Brigadier General John T. Thompson at the end of World War I as a "trench-boom" weapon, or a weapon that could clear out trenches very quickly. The war ended before the submachine gun could be used in battle.   World War II saw the development of some fine —and arguably not so fine—small arms. In the category of the submachine gun, the United States military had its .


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and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This First Volume of Vickers Guide: SIG Sauer focuses on the pistols and submachine guns produced by SIG Sauer on both sides of the Atlantic, starting with the commercial Pseries of pistols and the military P49 – arguably the finest service pistol in the world.

The book continues The Worlds Submachine Guns a discussion of the modernized Pseries and the. A submachine gun, abbreviated SMG, is a magazine-fed, automatic carbine designed to fire handgun term "submachine gun" was coined by John T.

Thompson, the inventor of the Thompson submachine gun, to describe its design concept as an automatic firearm with comparatively much inferior firepower (hence the prefix "sub-") than a proper machine gun. The Sterling submachine gun is a British submachine was tested with the British Army in – as a replacement for the Sten but it did not start to replace it until A successful and reliable design, it remained as standard issue with the British Army untilwhen it was phased out as the L85A1 assault rifle was phased in.

Since the mids the Heckler & Koch MP5 has become the most widely used submachine gun in the world, especially among counterterrorist and special-operations units. Lightweight and offering a blistering rate of fire of up to rounds per minute, the MP5 quickly earned a reputation for accuracy.

Fielded early by West Germany's GSG 9. Now the average person can easily make a submachine gun with minimal tools, equipment and material. This nontechnical book walks you through building the receiver, breech block, barrel, trigger assembly, stock, pistol grip, sights and magazine, as well as heat treating and finishing.

The author provides clear, step-by-step instructions for and expedient 9mm submachine gun. It is easily constructed from readily available materials, primarily steel tubing; it does not require a lathe and milling machine and it can be built by just about anyone in about a week.4/5(2).

The World's Submachine Guns, Volume I. International Small Arms Publishers. Iannamico, Frank. United States Submachine Guns: From the American to the ZX Moose Lake Publishing. ISBN X. Brophy, William S.

Marlin Firearms: A History of the Guns and the Company That Made Them. Stackpole Books. References. Thick 4to. ix, [3],[3] pp. s of photos & diagrams. Gray cloth, red lettrng, w/ d.j. (mnr clsd tears, scuffng, edgewear), VG/G-copy. First edition, 3rd printing, of this invaluable history of the submachine gun, which was a weapon born in the trench warfare of World War I, containing data, development history and photos of over weapons.

The Best Modern Submachine Guns of the World Part 1: History of the Firearms by Francis W. Brown English | Ma | ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B07Q2ZFG7Z | pages | AZW3 | Mb In this book we will get acquainted with the history of the development of submachine guns and examine the best examples of these weapons.

Add tags for "The world's machine pistols and submachine guns: () volume IIa". Be the first. The 9×19mm Parabellum F1 was a standard Australian submachine gun manufactured by the Lithgow Small Arms Factory.

First issued to Australian troops in Julyit replaced the Owen machine carbine. Like the Owen, the F1 had a distinctive top mounted magazine.

It had a robust and simple design, but "never gained popularity with those using it" and in Vietnam it was later largely replaced by.

Vol. IIA, by T.B. Nelson and D.D. Musgrave, published in by Chesa, Hong Kong, distributed by T.B.N. Enterprises, Alexandria, Va., has title: the world's machine pistols and submachine guns ().

Description: volumes A> illustrations 29 cm. Series Title: World's weapons series, v. Other Titles: World's machine pistols and. 8/14/19 - Excellent condition hardcover with original dust jacket. This book focuses on the history and development of the machine pistol and submachine gun. There are many photographs with detailed descriptions.

There is also information on significant features of the guns and operating principles. The dust jacket has wear on the edges and small tears on the bindings with a thin piece of tape. The title of this book is The Submachine Gun (Home Workshop Guns for Defense & Resistance, Vol.

1) and it was written by Bill Holmes. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Paladin Press and has a total of pages in the book.

The MP 18 manufactured by Theodor Bergmann Abteilung Waffenbau was the first submachine gun used in combat. It was introduced into service in by the German Army during World War I as the primary weapon of the Sturmtruppen, assault groups specialized in trench gh MP 18 production ended in the s, its design formed the basis of most submachine guns manufactured .Томпсон је амерички аутомат у калибру x23mm ACP), који је развио генерал Џон Т.

Томпсон непосредно након Првог светског рата.Првобитно су га користили криминалци, а након тога улази и у наоружање Америчке војске.The Military Armament Corporation Mo officially abbreviated as "M10" or "M", and more commonly known as the MAC, is a compact, blowback operated machine pistol/submachine gun that was developed by Gordon B.

Ingram in It is chambered in either ACP or 9mm.A two-stage suppressor by Sionics was designed for the MAC, which not only abates the noise created, but .