You will love this book if:
- You enjoy the history of firearms, ammunition and their development.
- You are interested in the application of different ammunition from around the world.
- You are a handloader looking to better understand your hobby.
Tom Turpin’s Greatest Cartridges of All Time more than lives up to its name, documenting 20 of the most important cartridges to come down the pike. The renowned gun writer covers all the bases in this indispensible download, touching upon military and recreational cartridges that have shaped today’s shooting world. From the ubiquitous .22 rimfire to the block-busting .458 Winchester and everything in between is documented in this book’s virtual pages.
Ever wonder how the 5.56 NATO came to rule the roost? Want to better understand how British gunmakers helped the development of the German 9.3×62 Mauser? Do you know why the .338 Winchester is the original Alaskan? Answers to these questions and much more fun and intriguing information are available in Tom Turpin’s Greatest Cartridges of All Time.
In this download you’ll find:
- Striking photographs of famous cartridges.
- Historical background on the development of cartridges.
- Explanation of how the cartridges were and are used.