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A best-in-class firearms history book for enthusiasts, collectors, and historians alike.
A best-in-class firearms history book for enthusiasts, collectors, and historians alike.
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    Our Collector's Limited Edition is ideal for backers who want a presentation-grade addition to their reference library of fine books. At home in your study or den, Collector's Limited Editions include not only a beautiful presentation case, but also unique additional vellum pages and page edges gilt with gold. You will also receive access to backer updates, behind-the-scenes video, all applicable stretch goals, and other content.

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    This bundle is ideal for the collector. Keep this second book for yourself to complete the collection or give it as a gift! The Retail Standard Edition book is offered in this bundle at the discounted price of $75. You will also receive access to backer updates, behind-the-scenes video, all applicable stretch goals, and other content.

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    This bundle is ideal for the true collector. Keep the second and third books for yourself to complete the collection or give as gifts! Each additional book is offered in this bundle at the discounted price of $75. You will also receive access to backer updates, behind-the-scenes video, all applicable stretch goals, and other content.

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    Printed on premium quality paper and lavishly illustrated throughout, our 'Standard' Edition is anything but! This Kickstarter-exclusive version features a red cover designed especially for this campaign, which is only available to our Kickstarter backers. You will also receive access to backer updates, behind-the-scenes video, all applicable stretch goals, and other content.

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    This bundle is intended for the consummate collector. You will also receive access to backer updates, behind-the-scenes video, all applicable stretch goals, and other content.

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