The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter G. Smithurst

The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter G. Smithurst year 2011
  • Book name: The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle
  • Author: Peter G. Smithurst
  • Release date: 2011/11/10
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9781849084857
  • Rating: 9.21 of 10
  • Votes: 874
  • Review by: Neida Otero
  • Review rating: 9.22 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/12
  • Total pages: 80
  • Includes a PDF summary of 6 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle was the first rifled firearm issued to every soldier in the British Army, and gave the infantry a revolutionary increase in firepower. First issued in 1853, the Enfield proved itself worthy during both the Crimean War and the Indian Mutiny, where its long range, durability, and interchangeable parts made it a perfect campaign rifle. However, it was during the American Civil War that the Enfield saw the greatest use, with over a million rifles being sold to the armies of both the North and South. This title takes an in-depth look at the design, the history, the mechanics, and the use of one of the most important firearms of the 19th century.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 4H51M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900, Warfare & Defence, Military History, Militaria, Arms & Armour, Ordnance, Weapons Technology
  • Available formats: TXT, XPS, WORD, DOC, ODT, AZW, EPUB, PDF. Compressed in BZ, RAR, CBC, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.58 USD
  • Dimensions: 182.88x246.38x7.62mm
  • Weight: 249.47g
  • Printed by: Osprey Publishing
  • Published in: New York, United Kingdom
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