By George D. Moller

New information surrounding the procurement and variations of palms produced through the nationwide armories, and less than federal agreement procured via the person states and through person participants of militias, is gifted the following for the 1st time. this data, interwoven with army, political, fiscal, and social components, leads to new and higher definitions and a clearer knowing of the fingers' old context. notwithstanding this paintings makes a speciality of army flintlock shoulder palms, info at the federal government's procurement of hands for Indians in the course of speedily altering army regulations of the interval is additionally included.

American army Shoulder hands, quantity II, includes greater than 300 photos. As with the former quantity, quantity II is written essentially for college students of hands, but additionally comprises fabric of curiosity to historians, museum experts, creditors, and purchasers of old arms.

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George D. Moller is the writer of numerous books on army shoulder arms.

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