About “Recreating the American Longrifle”
William Buchele, George Shumway & Peter Alexander – Recreating the American Longrifle, 5th Edition, produced by three acknowleged experts, is the best book ever written on building and decorating your own flintlock or percussion longrifle. Recreating the American Longrifle contains an abundance of vital information and extremely helpful tips found nowhere else. With over 285 line drawings and 106 photographs, the many subtle steps and procedures such as inletting, carving, engraving, and all other procedures are covered in great detail. All the information needed to build a sound and beautiful rifle or pistol is included here, along with full-size drawings of both, and an up-to-date section on sources and references. This is the 5th Edition, fully revised in 1998, with over 30,000 copies sold since the first printing. 168 pages, 350 photos & illustrations, 8-1/2″ x 11, Soft Cover.
Item 4165-005-562, Paperback, 168 pages, 350 color photos & illustrations.