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Sharpshooting North & South: The Genesis Of Sniping

Sharpshooting North & South: The Genesis Of Sniping

During the Civil War, sharpshooters brought marksmanship skills to bear, dispatching generals and influencing battles.

Tonight on American Rifleman TV: 150 Years of Winchester, Part 2; IWI Jericho

Watch a preview of tonight's episode of American Rifleman TV, which continues its look at...

Tonight on American Rifleman TV: 150 Years of Winchester, Part 1; LWRCI Di

Watch a preview of tonight's episode of American Rifleman TV, which is the first look...
I Have This Old Gun: Lee-Speed Sporting Rifle

I Have This Old Gun: Lee-Speed Sporting Rifle

It’s certainly no secret that military rifles and military cartridges have been adapted to sporting...
A Look Back at the Winchester Model 88 Rifle

A Look Back at the Winchester Model 88 Rifle

This bolt-action rifle operated by a lever was ahead of its time.
The Quest For Accuracy: The Genesis Of Sniping

The Quest For Accuracy: The Genesis Of Sniping

The biggest advancement in precise, aimed fire before the American Civil War wasn’t made to...
Origins of the Winchester Junior Rifle Corps

Origins of the Winchester Junior Rifle Corps

Started as a marksmanship program—with one eye toward the firm’s bottom line—the Winchester Junior Rifle...
English Enfields In Confederate Service

English Enfields In Confederate Service

In 1861, the Pattern 1853 Enfield rifle-musket was considered the best infantry arm available to...
John A. Fallin's Rifle: A Veteran Of Gettysburg

John A. Fallin's Rifle: A Veteran Of Gettysburg

On July 2 or 3, 1863, Pvt. John Fallin of the 23rd Virginia Infantry lost...
Keefe Report: 1st July 1916

Keefe Report: 1st July 1916

Today marks a significant day in the history of Great Britain and her empire. For...
Lee-Enfield Rifle—Workhorse Of The British Empire

Lee-Enfield Rifle—Workhorse Of The British Empire

The .303-cal. Short, Magazine Lee-Enfield Mk III rifle was fast to operate and up to...
Mort Künstler Gettysburg Tribute 1860 Henry Rifle

Mort Künstler Gettysburg Tribute 1860 Henry Rifle

The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1-3, 1863. America Remembers marks the anniversary with...
Garands In The King's­ Service

Garands In The King's­ Service

In the dark days of World War II, when Britain faced Hitler’s war machine alone,...
I Have This Old Gun: Mauser 98 Standard Modell “Banner” Rifle

I Have This Old Gun: Mauser 98 Standard Modell “Banner” Rifle

It’s one of the most famous trademarks in the firearm world—a rectangular banner with “Mauser”...
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