From Flint Axes to Automatic Weapons
Willis. From the crude weaponry of the Stone Age and Bronze Age to the high tech machinery of today, this lavishly illustrated guide examines the fascinating, yet deadly, tools used in battle. You'll learn about such weapons as the Japanese tanto used by the Yakuza Gang; the celebrated kukri fighting knife favored by the Ghurkha people of Nepal; the jamiya of the Middle East; the kris of the South Pacific; the revolver Samuel Colt made practical for both military and civilian use; and more! 320 pages, 600+ photographs, 11"x 14¼", hardcover.