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AK-47

The Weapon that Changed the Face of War

by Larry Kahaner

  • 224 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Wiley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - Weapons,
  • Military Science,
  • History / Military / Weapons

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9783653M
    ISBN 100470168803
    ISBN 109780470168806

    AK Assault Rifle Book Menu ATTENTION: WE ARE NOT CURRENTLY IMPOSING ANY QUANTITY LIMITS, HOWEVER WE ARE TEMPORARILY REMOVING BULK/QUANTITY PRICINGTO ENSURE THAT WE HAVE ENOUGH AMMO . About this Item: Chipotle Publishing LLC, Henderson, NV, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. ".Covered in detailed text and photographs are the many military AK rifle variants from around the es an in-depth study of the many variations of the civilian semiautomatic-only AK style rifles that have become very popular in .

    The Guns of the South is an alternate history novel set during the American Civil War by Harry was released in the United States on Septem The story deals with a group of time-travelling white supremacist members of the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) from an imagined 21st-century South Africa, who attempt to supply Robert E. Lee's Army of Author: Harry Turtledove. Since there are a lot of AK versions out there, I will only mention the AK47 in x The or Remingtons or even 8mm Mauser fall a bit out of the scope, but since most.

    AK, also called Kalashnikov Model , Soviet assault rifle, possibly the most widely used shoulder weapon in the world. The initials AK represent Avtomat Kalashnikova, Russian for “automatic Kalashnikov,” for its designer, Mikhail Timofeyevich Kalashnikov, who designed the accepted version of the weapon in   The Kalashnikov AK is the most ubiquitous assault rifle in the world, with more AKs and its variants in use than any other individual small arm. Created by Senior Sergeant Mikhail Kalashnikov, and first adopted by the USSR soon after World War II (), its production continues to Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.


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AK-47 by Larry Kahaner Download PDF EPUB FB2

One sentence book summary: The AK is a magically reliable rifle that has killed millions of people in a manner that no other rifle could ever have done. One word book review: horrible. Most of the text enumerates the various recent conflicts in which AK style rifles have been by: 7.

If you want to build your own AK-pattern rifle and do it the correct way, this is the book you need. The AK-AKM Rifle Builder’s Manual is the authoritative, fully illustrated, step-by-step guide to building the AK-style rifle/5(32). Excellent reference for the AK & variants.

I own the 1st edition of the book and decided to get the 2nd Edition as well. There are many updates in the 2nd Edition. Nice photos & excellent descriptions of the rifles, accessories, magazines, bayonets, etc.

This is my go to reference book for AK47 rifles & accessories/5(66). The AK Kalashnikov-series assault rifles (Weapon Book 8) - Kindle edition by Rottman, Gordon L., Shumate, Johnny, Gilliland, Alan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The AK Kalashnikov-series assault rifles (Weapon Book 8)/5(27).

x 39 mm AK Handbook Paperback – January 1, by Skennerton & Riling (Author) (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(). AK Bootcamp Booklet is in ” x 6” size so it easily fits into the cargo pants pocket.

This book contains data about zeroing your AK in x39mm and x39mm rifles (how to make adjustments and what they really mean). Book also has. In his new book, The Gun: The AK and the Evolution of War, out Oct. 12, New York Times reporter C.J.

Chivers traces the origins of modern assault rifles—particularly Avtomat Kalashnikov   AK 47 The Grim Reaper (Frank Iannamico) - superior.

The best, IMO Kalashnikov, The Arms And The Man (Edward Ezell) - excellent The AK and Ak Kalashnikov Rifles (Joe Poyer) - pretty good Guns And Ammo Complete Book of The AK (it's a magazine, but good).

AK -likes talking about this. Avtomat Kalashnikova Followers: K. “Nonetheless, the first one, e.g. “AK No. 1” appears in Gary Paul Johnston and Thomas B. Nelson’s book, _The World’s Assault Rifles_ with the markings “AK No.1” clearly stamped into the receiver cover?” Designation with dash and digits in this case is name of this particular prototype only.

BOOK SUMMARY. With a history stretching back to the closing days of the Second World War, the Avtomat Kalashnikova Modelor AK as it was to become known, transformed the modern day simple, yet robust, design has permitted the AK to perform effectively in practically any environment and in the hands of users with little to no.

Welcome to the growing Kalashnikov Book Library. Each book, DVD, manual and magazine has a review and more information here on the website.

Explore through and see which you might want to buy first, or next. We offer some links to books for sale where we can.

Kalashnikov Books. Books published in s; Books published in s; Books published. VOLUME 1: x39mm variations of the Kalashnikov platform: AK; AK; AKM; RPK; AK; and many more examples from Russia/Soviet Union, Albania, Bulgaria, China, DDR.

One sentence book summary: The AK is a magically reliable rifle that has killed millions of people in a manner that no other rifle could ever have done.

One word book review: horrible. Most of the text enumerates the various recent conflicts in which AK style rifles have been used/5.

The AK was created by the Soviets after World War II and changed the way war is fought. Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent C.J. Chivers explains how the gun became the weapon of choice.

Call it shameless promotion, but I thought it only appropriate to discuss why I took the trouble to write this book. I had never intended to write a book about how to buy an AK The best laid plans, as everyone knows, are always subject to change. As I shopped around for an AK, I became acutely [ ]Author: Robert Kay.

The AK and AK74 Kalashnikov Rifles and Their Variations; The AK and AK74 Kalashnikov Rifles and Their Variations Joe Poyer Paperback: pages North Cape Publications, 2nd edition (Septem ) ISBN The AK, officially known as the Avtomat Kalashnikova (Russian: Автома́т Кала́шникова, tr.

Avtomát Kaláshnikova, lit. 'Kalashnikov’s automatic device'; also known as the Kalashnikov and AK), is a gas-operated, ×39mm assault rifle, developed in the Soviet Union by Mikhail is the originating firearm of the Kalashnikov rifle (or "AK") family. 47 Place of origin: Soviet Union.

There are currently only a handful of noteworthy English language reference books covering the AK and its variants. Probably three of the most recognized, comprehensive, and sought-after works in the US are Frank Iannamico’s AK The Grim Reaper: Second Edition, the bilingual Russian coffee table book Kalashnikov Arms by Alexei.

The flag of Mozambique was adopted on 1 May It includes the image of an AK with a bayonet attached to the barrel crossed by a hoe, superimposed on an open book. It is one of four national flags among UN member states that features a firearm, along with those of Guatemala, Haiti and Bolivia.

Green stands for the riches of the land, the white fimbriations signify peace, Design: A horizontal tricolour of green, white. AK and AKM Variants in x39mm from around the World (Volume 1) AK and Other Variants in x39mm and x45mm from around the World (Volume 2) Selected Small Arms of WWII Germany (Volume 1).With a history stretching back to the closing days of the Second World War, the Avtomat Kalashnikova Modelor AK as it was to become known, transformed the modern day simple, yet robust, design has permitted the AK to perform effectively in practically any environment and in the hands of users with little to no : Vickers Guide.Great book.

This book was very engaging, well-written and informative. Even as a person who knows a lot about guns, I learned a lot from this, like for instance, the AK showed superior durability to the FN-FAL and M during Army tests/5(7).