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The Historic Henry Rifle: Oliver Winchester's Famous Civil War Repeater

by Sword, Wiley
Publisher: Andrew Mowbray Publishers
Retail Price: $29.95
Issue: Fall 2002
ISBN: 1931464014

The Henry Rifle innovated the firing of modern metallic cartridges and dramatically altered the nature of combat. Wiley Sword chronicles this famous weapon from its inception and early governmental rejection to its widespread acceptance and even devotion by veteran soldiers. Illustrations, a bibliography, and an index are included.

review of The Historic Henry Rifle: Oliver Winchester's Famous Civil War Repeater, by Sword, Wiley, Civil War Book Review, (Fall 2002).