Gun History & Development

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This title examines the history and development of guns and their firing mechanisms, from the early arquebus, through muskets and long guns, to today's revolvers, rifles, and shotguns. Readers will learn about the advancement from black powder to gunpowder, as well as the development of ammunition. Leaders in the field of gun development such as John Moses Browning are also introduced. The history of gun rights and important legal decisions are also examined. The Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF051120, JNF054030
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Sports
Copyright 2012
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2012-01-01
Item No 2314-4
Title Format Reinforced Hardcover
Dewey 683.4
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level Q
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 150193
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5

Author: Brian Kevin