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American Rifleman Special Presentations Set For Dallas

American Rifleman Special Presentations Set For Dallas

At the NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibits in Dallas, American Rifleman will host six Special...
Friends of NRA Offers Major Jim Land Commemorative Rifle

Friends of NRA Offers Major Jim Land Commemorative Rifle

Friends of NRA is commemorating the long service and lasting legacy of Major Edward James...
The Guns of Veracruz 1914

The Guns of Veracruz 1914

The landings at Veracruz saw the early combat use of several American small arms that...
Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

World War I saw the widespread introduction of many, what we would call, “modern” arms,...
Guns of the Tet Offensive

Guns of the Tet Offensive

Advanced American firepower, coupled with traditional G.I. ingenuity and courage held the line during the...
SHOT Show 2018: Lithgow LA105 Woomera Rifle

SHOT Show 2018: Lithgow LA105 Woomera Rifle

The LA105 Woomera (an Australian Aboriginal word for “spear thrower”) from Lithgow Arms evolved out...
How NRA Trained America’s Snipers To Fight “Over There”

How NRA Trained America’s Snipers To Fight “Over There”

During World War I, America’s top riflemen and British and Canadian instructors ran the United...
The Keefe Report: Canadian Sniper's Longest Shot

The Keefe Report: Canadian Sniper's Longest Shot

Already well known for the excellence of its snipers—who work in pairs—a Canadian sniper in...
The Allies Strike Back: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 5

The Allies Strike Back: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 5

Without a suitable sniping rifle, and with no training organization in place, the Allies struggled...
Unsung Hero: The Mk 248 MOD 1

Unsung Hero: The Mk 248 MOD 1

The .300 Win. Mag. cartridge was a veritable game-changer in the military sniping community—especially in...
Special Presentation: Sniping in the Great War

Special Presentation: Sniping in the Great War

Noted sniping authority and historian Maj. John L. Plaster, USAR (Ret.) has been working on...
From Civil War To World War: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 4

From Civil War To World War: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 4

After the American Civil War, repeating rifles and smokeless powder revolutionized shooting. Accurate rifles that...
1916: Guns On The Border

1916: Guns On The Border

A century ago, Mexican bandits were a clear and present danger to the citizens of...
Doughboy Sniper Rifles

Doughboy Sniper Rifles

The ’03 Springfield, fitted with telescopic sights and fired by American soldiers and Marines, was...
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...
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...
The K98k Zf 41—The First Scout Rifle?

The K98k Zf 41—The First Scout Rifle?

From the American Rifleman archives is the story of the K98k, equipped with the low-power,...
The Remington M24 Sniper Weapon System

The Remington M24 Sniper Weapon System

Introduced in 1962 and beloved by millions of shooters and hunters, Remington's Model 700 bolt-action...
200 Years Of Remington Highlights

200 Years Of Remington Highlights

Eliphalet “Lite” Remington, Jr.’s first rifle was a flintlock half-stock muzzleloader. It is thought that...
Throwback Thursday: Dr. Shush!

Throwback Thursday: Dr. Shush!

From the February 1982 American Rifleman, learn the history of the first silencer, invented by...
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