By:- Henry J. Kauffman
Bonanza Books, First Edition 1960
Hardback generally in very good condition but dust jacket shows signs of wear
Made in America by gunsmiths who migrated to Lancaster Co., Pa., from central Europe in the first half of the 18th century. This intensive study and exacting research by Kauffman has brought to light a tremendous amount of information on America’s first great rifle.It has an extensive listing of gunsmiths and the stylized work of the makers. Various rifles are identified with many photos and sketches and documentary data.