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Ruger & his guns

a history of the man, the company, and their firearms

by R. L. Wilson

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Ruger, William B., 1916-,
    • Firearms -- United States -- History.,
    • Gunsmiths -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 346-347) and index.

      Other titlesRuger and his guns
      StatementR.L. Wilson ; photographs by Peter Beard and G. Allan Brown.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS533.62.R84 W57 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 358 p. :
      Number of Pages358
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL793657M
      ISBN 100684803674
      LC Control Number95026287

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