A comprehensive chronicle of Sam Colt’s contributions to firearms history, from the original Paterson revolvers to the 1860 Army on into modern cartridge revolvers. Beautifully illustrated with striking studio photography of the world’s greatest Colt revolvers and original factory images and patent illustrations. Author Dennis Adler details the exploits of legendary lawmen and lawbreakers who made history with their Colts. 309 pages. Hardcover.