The Civil War Soldier: Civil War Small Arms


Subject:
United States History , Wars & Conflicts , Social Issues , Weapons , Hobbies , Recreation , Civil War, U.S. , Guns , Guns and Firearms

Description:
Concise introduction to the firearms used in the Civil War, including technical specifications, soldier's opinions of the weapons, the impact of weapon shortages, key foreign and domestic manufacturers, and status of production by the war's end. Includes a bibliography. From the Gettysburg National Military Park of the U.S. National Park Service.

Creator:
Barnett, Bertram

Publisher:
Gettysburg National Military Park, U.S. National Park Service

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nps.gov/archive/gett/soldierlife/webguns.htm


PID= res:lii-7696