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This handbook is designed for newcomers to sporting shotgun shooting and its coverage includes: shotgun safety; the basic rules of gun handling; the parts of the shotgun and their function; the law as it relates to shooting; and specific aspects of the sport, such as game shooting, roughshooting and wildfowling. There are also chapters on behaviour in the field, the role of gundogs, the part played by gamekeepers in habitat and game management, and quarry species and their identification.
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Book Description Airlife Publishing Limited. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Book has appearance of only minimal use. All pages are undamaged with no significant creases or tears. Seller Inventory # G184037165XI4N10
Book Description Paperback. Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Seller Inventory # GOR004323529
Book Description Paperback. Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR002257113
Book Description Swan Hill Press, 2002. Paperback. Condition: Good. . Satisfaction 100% guaranteed. Seller Inventory # mon0001842717
Book Description Swan Hill Press, 2002. Paperback. Condition: Used: Like New. 4th. Softcover. Clean and tight. No markings. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs and line drawings. Ships in a box. Fast shipping from NYC!. Seller Inventory # 0228201210
Book Description Swan Hill Press, 2002. Paperback. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG184037165X
Book Description Swan Hill Press, Shrewsbury, 2001. Soft Cover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. A Fine unmarked copy. 144 pages. Foreword by HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Fourth edition. Designed for newcomers to sporting shotgun shooting, this handbook has much to offer more experienced shots, too. It covers shotgun safety, the basic rules of gun handling in the field, while travelling and at home; it examines the parts of the shotgun and their respective functions in some detail, as well as cartridges, and discusses the effective ranges of both in relation to particular quarry; it examines the law ast it relates to shooting, possession of guns, the game seasons, the schedules of protected birds, land ownership and sporting rights. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 009179