Table of Contents
   Forewordp. ix
   Introductionp. xiii
   The American Long Riflep. 1
   The Spencer Repeaterp. 31
   The Colt Single-Action Army Revolverp. 57
   The Winchester 1873 Riflep. 85
   The M1903 Springfieldp. 113
   The M1911 Pistolp. 143
   The Thompson Submachine Gunp. 165
   The M1 Garandp. 191
   The .38 Special Police Revolverp. 215
   The M16 Riflep. 235
   Epiloguep. 259
   Afterwordp. 263
   Acknowledgmentsp. 265
   Appendix: The Ten Guns, by the Numbersp. 271
   Source Notesp. 281
   Indexp. 289