The Complete Book of U.S. Military Pocket Knives : From the Revolutionary War to the Present, Hardback Book

The Complete Book of U.S. Military Pocket Knives : From the Revolutionary War to the Present Hardback

Description

This book is a color celebration of the pocket knives of the United States military, and features both U.S. and foreign-made models. It is a historical chronology beginning with the first folders of the early 1800s and ending with the high-tech knives of the twenty-first century.

There are nearly 400 color photographs showing hundreds of different issue pocket knivesasingle-blade, multi-blade, and multi-toolaincluding many that have never been shown in a publication before.

Clear, up-close images present manufacturers' marks in great detail.

This is a book that will be opened time and again just for the pleasure of viewing.

It is a book that has something for the beginner as well as the advanced collector and others interested in the cutlery history of the United States military.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224 pages, 389 colour illus
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Militaria, arms & armour
  • ISBN: 9780764348273

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