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The Resource Arms & armor, written by Mich`ele Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]

Arms & armor, written by Mich`ele Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]

Label
Arms & armor
Title
Arms & armor
Statement of responsibility
written by Mich`ele Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]
Title variation
  • Arms and armor
  • Eyewitness arms & armor
  • Eyewitness arms and armor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A photo essay examining the design, construction, and uses of hand weapons and armor from a Stone Age axe to the revolvers and rifles of the Wild West
Member of
Cataloging source
KNJ
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1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byam, Michèle
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
King, Dave
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weapons
  • Armor
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Arms & armor, written by Mich`ele Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prehistoric weapons -- Missile weapons -- First warriors -- Greeks and Romans -- Weapons from barbarian Europe -- European swords -- Crossbows and longbows -- Axes, daggers, and knives -- Mail and plate armor -- A suit of armor -- Helmets -- Tilting armor -- Indian weapons -- Indian weapons -- A Japanese samurai -- Early firearms -- Flintlock firearms -- Dueling swords -- Dueling pistols -- Attack by highwaymen -- Bizarre handweapons -- Grenadiers and cavalry -- Keeping law and order -- Pistols -- Percussion firearms -- Guns that won the west -- North American Indians -- Did you know? -- Who's who? -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
1312877
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9780756686864
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1312877
  • (OCoLC)746169589
Label
Arms & armor, written by Mich`ele Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prehistoric weapons -- Missile weapons -- First warriors -- Greeks and Romans -- Weapons from barbarian Europe -- European swords -- Crossbows and longbows -- Axes, daggers, and knives -- Mail and plate armor -- A suit of armor -- Helmets -- Tilting armor -- Indian weapons -- Indian weapons -- A Japanese samurai -- Early firearms -- Flintlock firearms -- Dueling swords -- Dueling pistols -- Attack by highwaymen -- Bizarre handweapons -- Grenadiers and cavalry -- Keeping law and order -- Pistols -- Percussion firearms -- Guns that won the west -- North American Indians -- Did you know? -- Who's who? -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
1312877
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9780756686864
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1312877
  • (OCoLC)746169589

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