• Title: How Weapons Work
  • Author: Christopher Chant
  • ISBN: 9780890093528
  • Page: 326
  • Format: Hardcover
  • How Weapons Work Did you know that Sweden has developed a turret less tank with a bulldozer attachment that can dig itself into the ground making it difficult to destroy Or which is the most manoeuvrable jet fighter
    Did you know that Sweden has developed a turret less tank with a bulldozer attachment that can dig itself into the ground, making it difficult to destroy Or, which is the most manoeuvrable jet fighter in the world and why Read this book and find out about these and thousand of other exciting facts which will tell you all you need to know about weapons This unique bDid you know that Sweden has developed a turret less tank with a bulldozer attachment that can dig itself into the ground, making it difficult to destroy Or, which is the most manoeuvrable jet fighter in the world and why Read this book and find out about these and thousand of other exciting facts which will tell you all you need to know about weapons This unique book explains for the first time the technology behind weapons Factual, informative, but above all fascinating, the mechanical processes and the development of weapons are both explained in simple easy to follow terms Bright, clear diagrams, cross sections and photographs, meticulously accurate in their technical detail, are used to complement the text This is an invaluable addition to the library of the enthusiast.

    One Reply to “How Weapons Work”

    1. Dated now, since it was published in 1981, otherwise I'd give it five stars, but still outstanding as a clear explanation of, as the title says, how weapons work. A necessary adjunct for anyone who studies military history - you can't study a profession without understanding its tools, which both shape and are shaped by strategy and tactics. Full of extremely well-done illustrations. Not only for anyone interested in military history, but for a reader intrigued by technology in general, this is [...]

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