Gun Digest Book of the AR-15, Vol. 2 by Patrick Sweeney

By Patrick Sweeney

Even extra approximately America's favourite rifle!

More versions! extra photographs! extra accessories!

Field-proven and battle-hardened through generations of warriors, the AR-15 is one in every of contemporary most well liked legislations enforcement and anti-terrorism instruments. In The Gun Digest ebook of the AR-15, quantity II, grasp gunsmith/firearms teacher Patrick Sweeney bargains much more assistance, methods and methods approximately America's favourite "black rifle," the mythical AR-15. From the most recent 6.8 mm so much to the newest gee-whiz add-ons, if it has to do with the AR-15, it is during this book!

You'll find:

  • Ammunition
  • Magazines
  • Barrels
  • Stocks
  • Forearms
  • Scopes
  • Bolts
  • Slings
  • Lowers
  • Flash Hiders, Comps & Brakes
  • Shooting Tests
  • ...and more!

Whether you're a leisure shooter, legislations enforcement specialist, or collector—The Gun Digest e-book of the AR-15, quantity II is the helpful consultant you want to the ever-changing international of the ageless AR-15.

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FIGHTERS IN SERVICE: ATTACK AND TRAINING AIRCRAFT SINCE 1960 by Kenneth Munson

By Kenneth Munson

This publication is a brilliant reference ebook for chilly conflict buffs and modelers alike. The publication is divided in sections, the 1st being pictorial. every one airplane is considered, on smooth paper, from the top/bottom and part in complete markings of the mid-sixties. followed with each one photo are - kingdom of beginning, plane requirements and sort - fighter, fighter bomber, interceptor, reconn or coach. the second one part includes a short background of every plane which come with manufactors, construction numbers and the international locations flying them on the time of print. From the Thunderbolt to the Blackbird, its all right here.

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Arabic Coins and How to Read Them by Richard Plant

By Richard Plant

Единственная в своем роде работа, эта книга помогает осуещствлять идентификацию и датирование монет с арабским шрифтом. Вы можете быть поражены тем, как это должно быть легко собирать арабские монеты после ее прочтения.

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Textiles of Late Antiquity by Annemarie Stauffer

By Annemarie Stauffer

To today past due vintage textiles present in Egypt are greatly specific as Coptic textiles, following a convention demonstrated 100 years in the past while excavators first pronounced at the discovery of such items. The time period Coptic, notwithstanding, refers to local Egyptian Christians, whereas the layout and imagery of those textiles can merely very hardly be hooked up to an unequivocally and narrowly Christian-Coptic context. until eventually quite lately it used to be tough to put Egyptian embellished cloth fragments in a bigger viewpoint and to acknowledge them because the past due items of an that had already blossomed for hundreds of years within the close to and center East. One explanation for this trouble was once the obvious loss of modern and past unearths in neighboring areas. for a very long time this absence of comparative fabric brought on the Egyptian items to face out because the sole examples of weaving from classical antiquity. Textiles from different areas of the close to East have given that come to gentle, resulting in a reassessment of the weaving unearths from Egypt and for a few of them a redetermination in their position of manufacture. It additionally grew to become transparent that almost all fabric reveals from Egypt will be dated to the fourth and 5th centuries A.D. via stylistic comparisons to artworks produced in different media. In these centuries, besides the fact that, the jap Mediterranean and Egypt have been nonetheless strongly prompted via cultural and iconographic traditions inherited from Hellenistic and Roman instances. This was once very true between routinely trained aristocrats and filthy rich voters who have been principally the proprietors of elaborately embellished textiles.

on the flip of the 20 th century, Alois Riegl and Joseph Strzygowski undertook major reports of the 3rd via 6th centuries A.D. After this examine waned until eventually the Nineteen Seventies whilst very important exhibitions have been held in ny and and Frankfurt. those catalyzed a brand new curiosity between archaeologists, paintings historians, philologists, and students of different disciplines in an epoch whose fascination lies within the many degrees of knowing and numerous percentages for interpretation allowed by means of its inventive kinds of expression. [This booklet was once initially released in 2001 and has long past out of print. This variation is a print-on-demand model of the unique book.]

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Magic Encyclopedia, Vol. 1 (Advanced Dungeons & Dragons, 2nd by Dale Henson, Connie Henson

By Dale Henson, Connie Henson

Rear disguise notes: "All AD&D online game campaigns have something in universal - treasure. after all, a few campaigns have extra treasure than others, however it is the entice of treasure that entices intrepid adventurers of any global clear of the heat and protection of domestic and fireside and units them plunging into labyrinthine depths or into the uncharted desert to stand fearsome beasts. To an adventurer, the main prized treasure of all is magic. Open this publication and you'll find a concise directory of each enchanted merchandise ever invented for TSR, Inc.'s delusion function taking part in video games. The checklist in quantity One runs from abacus to Goblet. The directory comprises an event aspect worth and a gold piece sale price for every merchandise. finally, you are going to understand precisely what each bauble in any hoard is absolutely worthy. no use to maintain guessing. The directory additionally identifies the product the place the thing is defined and the web page quantity the place you will discover it. a whole checklist of these items (current via December, 1992) can also be supplied. Ever ask yourself what a phylactery is? are you aware what a diadem feels like or how a chaplet is worn? do not ask yourself anymore! This e-book additionally comprises an illustrated description of every type of item."

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How to Identify Persian Rugs & Other Oriental Rugs by C. J. Delabere May

By C. J. Delabere May

This vintage, ancient e-book offers guide at the evidence essential to allow the reader to spot any commonplace specimen of the higher identified periods of Oriental rugs. It offers diversified course on type with reference to their variety, their age and their worth. regardless of its age this e-book comprises a lot details that remains sensible and worthwhile at the present time. some of the earliest books, fairly these relationship again to the 1900s and prior to, are actually super scarce and more and more dear. we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, prime quality, sleek variations, utilizing the unique textual content and paintings.

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Building the Everyday Work Knife by Joe Kertzman

By Joe Kertzman

Author of such books as Wayne Goddard's $50 Knife Shop and The ask yourself of Knifemaking, Wayne Goddard takes you thru his confirmed strategy of making the standard operating knife. Goddard speaks the language of standard those who prefer to use knives they have made themselves.

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A Guide to British Medieval Seals by P.D.A. Harvey

By P.D.A. Harvey

In medieval Britain the seal used to be, for a few 300 years, the way in which such a lot files have been authenticated. Seals and seal impressions are worthwhile as facts in difficulties of social and fiscal heritage, the heritage of paintings, legislations, and international relations, yet thus far they've got no longer been completely mentioned. during this groundbreaking paintings the authors study all types of seal used for authenticating files - their improvement, layout, and use - just about modern documents. An index of mottoes and inscriptions offers important and functional assist in picking out seals in different collections.

The quantity is plentiful with illustrations, typically depicting seals from the huge collections of The British Library and the general public checklist place of work, London. Designed to fill a long-standing hole within the literature, this lucid advent to British medieval seals is aimed toward graduate scholars, archivists, historians, and somebody drawn to medieval records and artefacts.

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English Pottery (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks) by Julia E. Poole

By Julia E. Poole

This superbly illustrated ebook supplies a colourful influence of the power and variety of English pottery made among the past due 13th and the overdue 20th century. It describes the most forms of earthenware and stoneware, and discusses an important technical, stylistic and social impacts that formed their improvement. The sixty-four items of pottery proven in a old series are within the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, which homes one of many world's such a lot broad and sundry collections of English pottery.

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