Joe Poyer and Craig Riesch. 256 pages. 5½" x 8½". Softbound. Over 100 photographs. Informative text provides a detailed, historical record of the development of the M1 Garand, the most famous battle rifle ever produced. Provides a complete description on a part by part basis, using serial number range and manufacturer, from the gas trap rifles through the M1C, M1D and MC 1952 Sniper, National Match, Navy 7.62 x 51 mm NATO, British, Danish, and all lend lease rifles. Describes the entire range of M1 Garand production using easy to read charts that provide dimensions, markings, finishes and serial number ranges for instant identification. Provides a complete analysis of the M1C, M1D and MC 1952 sniper rifles, plus in-depth information on telescopic sights and mounts.
Big Book Catalog, Issue:66, Page:394