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Handguns of The Great War: Lugers and Broomhandles

Watch this feature segment on the "Handguns of World War I" from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV.

Infantry Rifles of The Great War: Mausers and Lebels

Watch this feature segment on the "Guns of August" from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV.

Handguns of The Great War: Austria, Serbia and Russia

Watch this feature segment on the "Handguns of World War I" from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV.

Handguns of The Great War: Webleys, Fosberys and Colts

Watch this feature segment on the "Handguns of World War I" from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV.

I Have This Old Gun: Ross Rifle

This week on “I Have This Old Gun”, we take an in-depth look at the history of the Canadian-made Ross Rifle.

Video—I Have This Old Gun: Webley MK VI

Join some noted firearm historians investigating the history of the Webley MK VI.

Throwback Thursday: What of the War?

Every Thursday we'll share an article from the archives. From the August 1914 edition of Arms & The Man on the outbreak of World War I, our editors predicted total war and the need for Americans to be trained rifleman. (National Archives image)

The Belgian Model 1889 Mauser: The Rifle That Saved Paris

The modern, clip-loaded Model 1889 Mauser chambered in 7.65x53 mm was used by Belgian troops to slow down the German onslaught in 1914. It was superior Belgian marksmanship and the Model 1889 that gave the French and British time to pull off the "Miracle of the Marne."

Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

World War I saw the widespread introduction of many, what we would call, “modern” arms, including the aircraft, the machine gun, the armored vehicle, the submarine and even poison gas.

America’s First: Hiram Maxim’s Heavy Machine Gun

Maxim took inspiration from a childhood memory of being knocked over by recoil to later patent gas-, recoil- and blowback-type firearms.

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