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American gun: a history of the U.S. in ten firearms

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In American Gun , the deadliest sniper in U.S. history will track down and shoot the most important American firearms, from a flintlock rifle to a Colt revolver to the latest high-tech weaon he used as a SEAL. Chris Kyle and his cowriter will use these guns as a window into United States history, making the sweeping argument that the American story has been tied to and shaped by the gun. Each chapter will great stories associated with each gune"war stories, duels, shoot outs, etc. American Gun will be part history, part first-hand journey as Chris finds and shoots the actual guns.

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Full title american gun a history of the u s in ten firearms
Author kyle chris
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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display_description In "American Gun", the deadliest sniper in U.S. history tracks down and shoots the most important American firearms, from a flintlock rifle to a Colt revolver to the latest high-tech weapon he used as a SEAL. Chris Kyle uses these guns as a window on United States history, making the sweeping argument that the American story has been tied to and shaped by the gun.
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subject_facet Firearms, Large type books, United States -- History, Military
title_display American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms
title_full American Gun A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms, American gun : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms / Chris Kyle with William Doyle, American gun [text (large print)] : a history of the U.S. in ten firearms / Chris Kyle, with William Doyle ; and editorial contributions by Jim Defelice ; foreword and afterword by Taya Kyle
title_short American gun :
title_sub a history of the U.S. in ten firearms
topic_facet Firearms, History, History, Military, Large type books, Military, Nonfiction