This book covers, in great detail, all Mauser military and police Lugers, some commercial Lugers and some Krieghoff Lugers. For the first time holster, loading tools, magazines, cleaning rods, converstion units and literature are specifically related to each of the Luger variations. Over 125 Luger variation/sub variations and their accessoreis are described in detail with text and over 600 photographs.
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Jan C. Still has collected and researched German pistols for the last 30 years. He is the world's authority on German pistols from World War I and World War II. He has researched the guns' history, markings, manufacture and use in battle and over the years has collected many historic photos and pictures. He has photographed some of the most important gun collections in the country. As a member of NAPCA (National Automatic Pistol Collectors' Association) he continues to be involved in dialog with the pistol collecting community.Review:
The Parabellum, or Luger, pistol continues to fascinate a wide range of collectors and enthusiasts all over the world. Basing his research partially on previous publication of other renowned historians and experts, and primarily relying on the assistance of many collectors in the USA, in Europe and above all on the help of NAPCA members, Jan Still has now succeeded in his book on Parabellum pistols. -- From the Publisher
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Book Description Author, Douglas, AK, 1988. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Viii, 291 pages, red decorated cloth, 9 by 11 inches. From the preface by Reinhard Kornmayer: "With much diligence and protracted research, which took him several years to complete, Jan Still has now succeeded in collecting all known and attainable details of Parabellum pistols of the 3rd Reich era. By means of registering an untold variety of Parabellum pistols held by private collectors, he has listed relevant machining details, serial numbers, factory inspection proofs, power proof marks, acceptance stamps, unit markings, etc. , down to the minutest detail." ; 11 X 9 X 1.25 inches; 291 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 39278
Book Description Still's Books 1988-09-10, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 189351305X. Bookseller Inventory # 704464
Book Description Still's Books, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P02189351305X