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Firearms of the American West, 1803-1865

by Louis A. Garavaglia

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Published by University Press of Colorado in Niwot, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Firearms -- West (U.S.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouis A. Garavaglia, Charles G. Worman.
      ContributionsWorman, Charles G., 1933-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS533.2 .G36 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 402 p. :
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL696632M
      ISBN 100870814834
      LC Control Number97044138

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