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1911: The First 100 Years, 2nd Edition (Hardcover)

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By Patrick Sweeney (Based on a Book by)
$32.99
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Description


Celebrate the Automatic Pistol, Caliber .45, M1911 in 1911: The First 100 Years, 2nd Edition

Now, in one fascinating, illustrated volume, authority Patrick Sweeney celebrates the greatest fighting handgun ever designed, John M. Browning's legendary 1911 .45.

  • Early predecessors of the 1911
  • 1911 history and development
  • Today's factory 1911 models
  • Competition 1911s and top 1911 gunsmiths
  • Custom 1911s that shoot as good as they look
  • Lavishly illustrated with 1911 photos collected from around the world

For the collector, for the shooter, for the historian--for anyone interested in the evolution of this truly American classic, 1911: The First 100 Years, 2nd Edition is a must-have volume, and builds upon the wildly successful and popular first edition, with even more history, models and information on this timeless pistol design.

About the Author


Patrick Sweeney is a certified master gunsmith and armorer instructor for police departments nationwide. He is author of many Gun Digest books, inculding Gun Digest Book of the 1911 Vols. 1 & 2, Gun Digest Book of the Glock Vols. 1 & 2, Gun Digest Book of the AR-15 Vols. 1, 2, 3 & 4, Gunsmithing: Rifles, Gunsmithing: Pistols & Revolvers 1 & 2, and Gunsmithing the AR-15 Vols. 1 & 2.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781946267764
ISBN-10: 1946267767
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
Publication Date: July 23rd, 2019
Pages: 320
Language: English