Whether you're an avid gun enthusiast or an ardent history buff, this book will earn a special place in your library. Extensively researched and well organized, it contains a massive collection of antique muskets, rifles, revolvers, pistols, shotguns and martial arms in easy-to-reference sections. From the history of firearms and their use in the Old West to information on President Theodore Roosevelt's gun collection, this book has it all – including nearly 500 illustrations that help bring the guns to life. 320 pages. Softcover.