Big-bore RevolversBook - 2012
Is bigger better? You bet it is, when it's a big-bore revolver! Big-Bore Revolvers offers a one-stop resource for the wheelgun novice to the hardened sixgun veteran. With in-depth coverage of commercial and wildcat calibers and their effectiveness, theoretical and actual application of terminal ballistics and a detailed look at today's available revolver platforms, this is the most comprehensive book ever published on the topic. One-stop resource about big-bore revolvers Comprehensive look at dozens of oversized cartridges, their designers and ballistics Detailed descriptions of the power-house revolvers that can handle big-bore loads More than 250 full-color photos, highlighting cartridge comparisons and revolvers Big and dangerous game and the revolvers needed to take them on! With a special look at the pioneers behind the big-bore revolution, and hunt stories as giant as the guns and cartridges themselves, Big-Bore Revolvers is one book every handgun hunter will want to read cover to cover. Authored by big-bore revolver aficionado Max Prasac, and with collaboration from John Parker and Jack Huntington, two of the most authoritative names in big-bore revolver circles, this compendium of facts, history and first-hand experiences behind the sights fills a long-vacant niche.
Publisher: Iola, Wis. : Gun Digest, 
Copyright Date: ©2012
Branch Call Number: 683.436 P886
Characteristics: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: Big-bore revolvers