The history of personal firearms.




Cast overview:
Garry James Garry James ...  Editor, Guns & Ammo Magazine
R.L. Wilson R.L. Wilson ...  Author / ...
Whit Collins Whit Collins ...  Ballistics Design Historian
Sarah Rittgers Sarah Rittgers ...  Museum Specialists / ...
Ian Hogg Ian Hogg ...  Weapons Expert, Former editor of Jane's Infantry Weapons
William B. Ruger Sr. William B. Ruger Sr. ...  Chairman & CEO - Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc
Roy Jinks Roy Jinks ...  Chief Historian - Smith & Wesson
Steve Beatty Steve Beatty ...  Chief Superintendent - Springfield Armory
James Nottage James Nottage ...  Curator, Gene Autry Museum of Western Heritage


This series follows the history of the development of personal firearms from the development of gunpowder to the introduction of the M-16 assault rifle. Along the way, the series profiles major American inventors and users of guns like John Browning, Billy the Kid, Annie Oakley and John Garand. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (>

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12 July 1996 (USA) See more »

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Hadlyme, Connecticut, USA See more »

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