British Aircraft Armament: Vol 2 Guns & Gunsights 1914 to present date

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Catalogue No: D0312
Document Type: Books
Topic: Gunsight
Title: British Aircraft Armament: Vol 2 Guns & Gunsights 1914 to present date
Author: R Wallace Clark
Company: Not applicable
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Publisher: Patrick Stephens
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Date: 1994
Issue: 1
Pages: 224
Copies: 1
Location: Books Cupboard
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BRITISH AIRCRAFT ARMAMENT
VOLUME 2: RAF GUNS AND GUNSIGHTS FROM 1914 TO THE PRESENT DAY

© R. Wallace Clarke 1994
All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without prior permission in writing from Patrick Stephens Limited.
First published in 1994
British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data
A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library
ISBN 1 85260 402 6
Patrick Stephens Limited is an imprint of Haynes Publishing, Sparkford, Nr Yeovil, Somerset BA22 7JJ.
Typeset by MS Filmsetting Limited, Frame, Somerset Printed and bound in Great Britain by Butler & Tanner Ltd, London and Frame

Contents
Dedication
Acknowledgements
Part 1: RAF Guns
Introduction
The Guns
Summary of guns used by the British Air Services
Appendices
Part 2: Gunsighting Systems
Introduction
The gunsights
Summary of the Development History of British Aircraft Gunsights
Bibliography
Index

Tins is the song of the gun, the muttering, stuttering gun, the maddening, gladdening gun that chuckles with evil glee as its muzzle spits lead in the sun, till a last long dive has begun, with its end in eternity.
Gordon Alehin, RFC 1917
Muzzle of the Vickers Mk I

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ISBN: 1 85076 404 6
Arming aircraft and developing sophisticated control systems.

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