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Manual for Rifle Practice 1879, 7th ed. Remington, Springfield & Peabody- Wingate

George W. Wingate

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Manual for Rifle Practice 1879, 7th ed. Remington, Springfield & Peabody- Wingate

346 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. Fully Illustrated. Seventh Revised Edition.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 346
  • Manual of Rifle Practice 1875 Remington, Springfield, Peabody
  • By Gen. Geo. Wingate Seventh Edition
  • Care of the Rifle and Taking apart
  • Cavalry Practice
  • Classifications of Merit
  • Clothes, Food and Training
  • Course for new Recruits
  • Duties of the Officer
  • Forms, Scoring, Registers
  • Instructions in Aiming
  • Judging Distance
  • Long Range Sights
  • National Guard Practice
  • Parts, Mechanisms Nomenclature
  • Peabody Rifles and Parts
  • Positions
  • Position Drills
  • Practices
  • Preliminary Drill
  • Preparing Recruits
  • Removing Discharged Shells
  • Repairing the Remington NY Model
  • Repairing the Browning
  • Rules of the NRA to Govern Matchers
  • Sharps Rifle Directions
  • Sighting Drills
  • Skirmishing
  • Target Practice in the Field
  • Targets and Ranges
  • Team Shooting
  • Theoretical Instruction