Hints on Revolver Shooting by Walter Winans PDF

By Walter Winans

initially released in 1904, this infrequent early paintings at the revolver and its use, is either dear and difficult to discover in its first variation. we're now republishing it, utilizing the unique textual content and art, in a top quality, reasonable, glossy version. the writer was once a well-known and revered determine within the gun global of that period. He was once knowledgeable shot with all kinds of firearms and used to be Vice-President of the nationwide Rifle organization and President of the Ashford Rifle membership. He additionally wrote "The paintings of Revolver capturing" and "Practical Rifle Shooting." and used to be a prolific contributor of capturing fabric to the carrying press. The book's 100 and thirty six pages comprise many black and white photographas and illustrations and eighteen distinct chapters: choosing a Revolver and Ammunition; cleansing and Care of guns; attractions; studying to take advantage of the Revolver; Gallery capturing; Bisley: 20 Yards desk bound goal; Disappearing aim; speedy Firing; Traversing goal; workforce capturing and training; normal feedback on capturing in Competitions; degree taking pictures; Trick taking pictures; aim taking pictures Off Horseback; capturing in Self Defence; Revolver taking pictures for women; capturing at the hours of darkness. this can be a attention-grabbing learn for any gun fanatic or historian, with a lot of the data and suggestion nonetheless beneficial and useful today.

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