Ammo Encyclopedia

Author: Michael Bussard
Publisher: Blue Book Publications
ISBN: 9781936120550
Format: PDF, ePub
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The newest 5th edition of the Ammo Encyclopedia by Michael Bussard has established itself as the most comprehensive and up-to-date reference source available for both current and obsolete commercial and military cartridges and shotshells.

Guns in American Society An Encyclopedia of History Politics Culture and the Law 2nd Edition 3 volumes

Author: Gregg Lee Carter
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313386714
Format: PDF, Docs
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Thoroughly updated and greatly expanded from its original edition, this three-volume set is the go-to comprehensive resource on the legal, social, psychological, political, and public health aspects of guns in American life. • 450 alphabetically organized entries, including 100 new for this edition, covering key issues (suicide, video games and gun violence, firearm injury statistics) and events (workplace shootings, the Virginia Tech massacre) • 102 expert contributors from all academic fields involved in studying the causes and effects of gun violence • A chronology of pivotal moments and controversies in the history of firearm ownership and use in the United States • An exhaustive bibliography of print and online resources covering all aspects of the study of guns in the United States • Appendices on federal gun laws, state gun laws, and pro- and anti-gun-control organizations

Glossary for the Worldwide Transportation of Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Materials

Author: Malcolm A. Fox
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781566703123
Format: PDF, Kindle
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What could the following possibly have in common? Accumulator...acid sludge...actuating cartridge...air bag inflator...cut back asphalt...Bangalore torpedo...wet battery...bhusa...blau toe gum...bursters...copra...dead oil... etching meal...fracturing devices... gasohol...gutta percha.. hay... iron swarf...jet tapper... kapok...lithium cartouche...M86 fuel...natural uranium...organotin pesticides...pepper spray...petroleum raffinate...picrotoxin...refrigerant gas...rubber squib...seed expeller...slurry explosive...tankage...turpentine substitute...uncalcined...varnish drier...wax vesta matches...zinc ash These are some of the vague and confusing regulatory terms that must be used to describe the 3.6 billion metric tons of dangerous chemicals and products transported around the world each year by air, land, and water. In fact, the use of this jargon, mandated by many national and international authorities like the United Nations, makes regulatory compliance and safe transportation extremely uncertain. Existing references provide little help. Even the regulations supply only a limited number of descriptions of the terms. Glossary for the Worldwide Transportation of Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Materials finally provides accurate, clear explanations of the terms used in worldwide transportation of hazardous materials. Written by a leading environmental and transportation consultant and educator, it is the principal reference for all shippers and transporters involved in the identification of dangerous goods and hazardous materials - the basis of all subsequent transportation requirements.

Firearms Guide 4th Edition

Author: Kresimir Mijic
Publisher: Impressum Media Inc
ISBN: 0985305436
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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FIREARMS GUIDE 4th EDITION Five products on one DVD every shooter must have: Firearms Guide is the world's most extensive firearms, ammo and air guns reference guide and gun schematics library. It is a must have for anyone with an interest in firearms, air guns, ammunition, hunting and shooting, both for professionals and hobbyists. It is the ultimate tool to search, find, identify and research modern and historic guns. Our database of 57,000 guns and ammo from 630 manufacturers worldwide and 0ver 4,300 gun schematics with parts lists from 360 manufacturers is so extensive, we couldn't fit it in a book, so we put it on a double-layer DVD for your computer! Even though it is on DVD, Firearms Guide does not require any installation on the user's computer, it starts automatically when inserted, so it's really not software but a gun reference guide readable on PC.Using the Firearms Guide saves a lot of time and money for gun enthusiasts. Instead of buying several publications and surfing for hours on the internet from one manufacturer's website to another, by searching the Firearms Guide's database of 57,000 models from 630 manufacturers from around the world with 14 search criteria, the user gets a search result literally in a second. The user can check out guns, compare them and their prices, check the ammo that they use, and start another search. Plus, guns are presented with exclusive high-resolution color pictures unavailable anywhere else.- EXAMPLE 1: If you search Firearms Multimedia Guide by using this search criteria: Pistol, 45 ACP, Made in USA, Polymer frame, Stainless slide finish, With accessory rail, in price range $500 - $1,000 your search result will be 7 pistols. Try to do that in Google.- EXAMPLE 2: If you type in the Google search bar: Shotgun, Pump action, Thumbhole stock your search result will be 26,400 web sites. If you use the same search criteria in the Firearms Multimedia Guide your search result will be 18 shotguns.- EXAMPLE 3: If you type in the Google search bar: Pistol, 9mm Luger, Made in USA your search result will be 53,500 web sites. If you use the same search criteria in the Firearms Multimedia Guide your search result will be 72 pistols 1. Reference guide that presents over 57,000 models of Firearms, Airguns and Ammo from 630 manufacturers worldwide (45 countries)! • Now with Historic & Military Firearms - machine and submachine guns, assault rifles and other guns from Civil War, WWI, WWII, Vietnam War, etc • Computer searchable with 14 different search criteria! Find any gun in a second! • Presents models with Tech Specs – Hi-Resolution Color Pictures – Features - Ballistics – Prices! • Over 39,000 high-resolution color pictures in resolution up to 6636 x 1492! • Up to 12 pictures per model! Zoom in to see the smallest details! • Guns are presented in different finishes, stock types and stock materials! • Exclusive U.S. and EU custom guns with price tags up to $1,000,000! • Interlinked ammo and gun database. Check the stopping power of each gun with one click.2. Schematics Library with over 4,300 high resolution gun schematics with parts lists from 360 manufacturers! • Search for a specific gun schematic by manufacturer, then choose the model and zoom in to see the smallest gun parts and print out any schematic.• Schematics are for old and new guns 3. FFL Locator – Database of over 62,000 gun dealers in the USA with phone numbers and addresses. When you need a gun dealer find them by type of license, by state and by ZIP code.4. 500 Printable Targets – Print as many as you like! Shoot as many as you like! Choose from a great selection: game animals, silhouettes, crosshairs, sight-ins, fun-to-shoot objects, etc. Both black & white and color targets! 5. US-EU Ammo Caliber Chart - No more hassle trying to figure out which EU ammo caliber is which US ammo caliber. We've figured it out for you, from US to EU and EU to US - works both ways!

Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113594704X
Format: PDF, Docs
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This Encyclopedia on American history and law is the first devoted to examining the issues of civil liberties and their relevance to major current events while providing a historical context and a philosophical discussion of the evolution of civil liberties. Coverage includes the traditional civil liberties: freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly, and petition. In addition, it also covers concerns such as privacy, the rights of the accused, and national security. Alphabetically organized for ease of access, the articles range in length from 250 words for a brief biography to 5,000 words for in-depth analyses. Entries are organized around the following themes: organizations and government bodies legislation and legislative action, statutes, and acts historical overviews biographies cases themes, issues, concepts, and events. The Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties is an essential reference for students and researchers as well as for the general reader to help better understand the world we live in today.

International Encyclopedia of Terrorism

Author: Martha Crenshaw
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135919666
Format: PDF, Docs
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This timely reference book places the growing 20th century phenomenon of terrorism in an historical context. Starting with the use of assassination in Ancient Greece and including the recent bombing of the American military complex in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, this encyclopedia covers the globe in its presentation of all aspects of terrorism: history, theories of, types of, and responses to, as well methods and techniques. There is a chronology of major terrorist events from 1945, an A to Z listing of terrorist groups and leaders, a select bibliography, and indexes (general, name, and geographical).

Firearms Guide

Author: Kresimir Mijic
ISBN: 9780985305475
Format: PDF
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Firearms Guide: 5th Edition is the world's most extensive firearms, ammo and air guns reference guide and gun schematics library on DVD for Windows PC. Firearms Guide is the ultimate tool to search, find, identify and research antique and modern civilian and military guns. Firearms Guide: 5th Edition presents over 59,000 antique and modern guns and ammo from 705 manufacturers worldwide. Guns and ammo are presented with tech specs, features, prices, ballistics and up to 12 high-resolution zoom able pictures per model. Firearms Guide is also a huge Schematics Library with over 4,850 printable and zoom able gun schematics (exploded views) with parts lists from 400 manufacturers - for antique and modern guns.Thanks to the massive amount of detailed information on antique and modern military and civilian guns and fast search ability (14 search criteria) it saves a huge amount of time and provides valuable info, prices, features, highest quality zoom able pictures and schematics with parts lists. With just one click it provides users with all the ammo and ballistics data for each gun researched. That's not all! The DVD contains 62,000 FFL gun dealers with contacts and 650 printable targets - ZOMBIES, Criminals, Silhouettes, etc. Additionally the Guide has a handy U.S. to European caliber conversion section. Firearms Guide 5th Edition is newly built and streamlined and has resulted in a super fast application - it works faster than ever before! Firearms Guide: 5th Edition is the fastest, easiest to use, most modern and extensive guns & ammo guide and schematics library for the 21 century needs of both gun industry professionals and gun enthusiasts.