Many of these pistol photographs have never been published before. There is also a detailed explanatory text covering pistol developments and tables giving pistol dimensions as well as appendices showing pistol locks, proof marks and stock stamps.
Pistols are presented from both private collections and those of the Royal Armouries, and help with identification with clear and detailed images, authoritative descriptions to identify Ordnance regulation pistols for British armed forces, both land and sea along with government agencies that were sometimes called upon to bear arms.
Chapter 1 Pistols
Chapter 2 Land Service Pistols
Chapter 3 1796 Heavy Cavalry Pistols
Chapter 4 Light Dragoon Pistols
Chapter 5 New Land Dragoon and Other Pistols with Swivel Rammers
Chapter 6 Percussion Pistols
Chapter 7 Sea Service Pistols
Chapter 8 Customs and Coast Guard Pistols
Chapter 9 Dublin Castle Pistols
Chapter 10 Other Ordnance Pistols
Chapter 11 Portuguese Pistols
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