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The Baker Rifle at Waterloo

Napoleon Bonaparte and the Duke of Wellington met at Waterloo more than 200 years ago,...

NRA-ILA on COVID-19 Shutdown: Are Your Gun Rights at Risk?

Are your Second Amendment rights at risk during the COVID-19 quarantine? Check this page for...

Remembering the Guns of the Alamo

Separating fact from movie fiction, what arms were used during the 13-day siege in February...

I Have This Old Gun ... British Brunswick Rifle

Following its experiences facing Yankee riflemen during the American War of Independence, the British military,...

I Have This Old Gun: British Baker Rifle

Even though rifles had been around for at least a couple hundred years, because of...

A Look Back at the Ithaca Model 37 Shotgun

Always the bridesmaid, never the bride, this pump shotgun has always enjoyed a loyal following.

Big-Bore AR Cartridges

Today’s big-bore AR cartridges up the ante when it comes to bullet diameter and weight—and...

The Genesis Of Sniping

Before sniping could make an impact on the battlefield, two things were required: accurate rifles...

Riflemen at Waterloo

Two-hundred years ago today, Napoleon Bonaparte, literally, “met his Waterloo.”

Marksmanship Really Does Matter: Exhibit A—Marine Pvt. Roland A. Fisher

In a previous post and “The Keefe Report” for the February 2015 issue of American...

Why Marksmanship Matters—A Century Later

Think rifle marksmanship doesn't matter? A little more than a century ago, two small armies...

The Guns of 1864

In 1864, more and more repeating rifles-Spencers and “sixteen shooter” Henrys-made their way into Union...

Longarms of America's Forgotten War

Though largely overshadowed by the Napoleonic Wars, the American War of 1812 saw the use...

The U.S. M1911 & The Medal of Honor

Browning’s classic has helped American servicemen earn the Medal of Honor.