Great Gunmakers for the Early West


Great Gunmakers for the Early West – 3 Volume Set – Hard Cover

“Here we have the story of our country through the material culture of firearms. The innumerable examples of pistols, fowlers, rifles, and trade guns are so expertly photographed and beautifully illustrated, showing every conceivable detail of each weapon, that Great Gunmakers sets a new standard for gun books and books about objects. It is a visual feast for both the mind and the eye. I’m sure it will a place of honor in your personal library.” – James A. Hanson, Ph.D

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Great Gunmakers for the Early West

Three Volume Set – Hard Cover with Protective Sleeve

Written by James D. Gordon

Within the three volume set you will find Gordon’s personal collection of firearms of the American Frontier. With this set his collection is more accessible to all who enjoy owning this three volume set. It contains most of his collection and some other collections as well. Jim Gordon sees the firearms that served America through its frontier period by falling into three chronological and geographical periods.

Volume One – English, 176 Pages

Volume Two – Eastern U.S., 175 Pages

Volume Three – Western U. S., 156 Pages

James D. Gordon, 2007