M 16 by Jean Huon
Look inside with Google Book Preview
M 16
By Jean Huon

M 16

By (author) See other recent books by Jean Huon
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $72.97
Your Price: $65.67 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.28 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days

M 16 by Jean Huon

Book Description

In 1965 when the US intervened in San Domingo military observers noted that the para's of the 82nd Airborne were armed with a completely new gun made of light alloy and plastic.This was the M 16, a weapon developed by an aeronautical engineer based on the design of Eugene Stoner. It was subsequently used in Vietnam and it was there that it became world renowned. With a number of adaptations more than ten million M 16's have been produced and it is in service in at least 80 countries.Jean Huon tells the fascinating story of this weapon. Packed with more than 200 full color images and 200 black and white photos, The M 16 is a comprehensive history of the development of this key weapon. The book shows every conceivable version, variant, and accessory of the weapon. It even includes versions made under license by other manufacturers. The M 16 will be of enormous interest to collectors and gun enthusiasts and to historians of the Vietnam and Post Vietnam eras.REVIEWS "This is an ideal reference book for shooters, arms students, military historians, and anyone else interested in the AR-15/M16 rifles."Gun Week 2005

Buy M 16 book by Jean Huon from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781932033250
ISBN-10: 1932033254
Format: Hardback
(307mm x 218mm x 17mm)
Pages: 159
Imprint: Casemate
Publisher: Casemate
Publish Date: 22-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Jean Huon


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about M 16 book by Jean Huon and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Jean Huon close
M16 by Jean Huon
BoomerangBooks.com.au close