Paul von Winkler. Weapons
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 158х230 mm
Paper GardaPat (Italy)
The work of the prominent Russian scientist von Winkler is a systematic description of the gradual development of weapons from the time of its emergence in the Neolithic period to the early nineteenth century. Along with ancient and medieval, the book describes weapons of Russian and Oriental, including Japanese, origin. In the work on the collections of the Hermitage, Artillery Museum and other outstanding collections of weapons. Winklevosses the list of personal brands gunsmiths still is one of the unsurpassed in its completeness and can serve as an excellent reference tool in this area.