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Gunpowder and Ammunition- Their Origins 1904

Henry Hime

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Gunpowder and Ammunition- Their Origins 1904

306 pages, about 11" x 8", glossy soft-cover in full color. New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 306
  • Gunpowder and Ammunition Their Origins 1904
  • By Henry Hime, London, England
  • Ammunition
  • Carcasses
  • Casing
  • Darts
  • English Powder
  • English Powder at Various Times
  • Explosive Fireballs
  • Fireballs
  • Fireworks
  • Fixed Lights
  • Friar Bacon
  • Greek Fires
  • Gunpowder
  • Hand Ammunition
  • Hand Grenades
  • Hot Wires
  • Igneous Projectiles
  • Igniters
  • Matches and Portfires
  • Origin of Gunpowder
  • Percussion and Concussion Fuzes
  • Priming Power
  • Round Shot
  • Saltpetre
  • Sea Fires
  • Shock Projectiles
  • Shrapnel
  • Table of Ammunition
  • Tables of Ammunition
  • The Arabs
  • The Chinese
  • The Greeks
  • The Hindus
  • Time Fuzes
  • War Rockets