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Review: Smith Manufacturing FG42 Type I

Germany’s World War II era Fallschirmjägergewehr 42 solved the full-power, machine-rifle puzzle. The Smith Manufacturing Group made replica allows us to explore this fascinating rifle in a semi-auto version.

Shooting The Icons Of An Empire: Victorian Riflemen Springtown Match

Compared to most marksmanship competitions today, those held in Springtown, Penn., every year are for more unusual and dated firearms. Follow Kenneth L. Smith-Christmas as he recounts the experience of a "Victorian Riflemen" match.

The Ithaca Model 37: A Forgotten 'Trench Gun'

While eclipsed by the far-better-known Winchester Model 97 and Model 12 “trench” and “riot” shotguns, the Ithaca Model 37 served from World War II all the way through Vietnam.

Interior Grants Given to Protect American Battlefields

U.S. Secretary of the Interior David L. Bernhardt announced $3 million in grants designed to expand and protect a number of American battlefields.

The Battle of France: Guns of Allied & Axis Troops

Seventy-five years ago, beginning on May 10, 1940, German forces struck against Western Europe, invading Holland, Belgium and France.

New Zealand Gun Buyback Gets Ugly, Targets Historic Arms

Predictably, the New Zealand Gun Buyback program championed by the country's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, took a turn for the worse, as several episodes attest.

Video—I Have This Old Gun: Browning BDA

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV to see how the Browning BDA has had several names over the years.

A Look Back at the 1917 Enfield

The author takes a look back at one of the great guns of history.

NRA Gun of the Week: Sten Mk II Machine Carbine

Watch as American Rifleman's Mark Keefe shoots and discusses the open-bolt-fired Sten Mk II Machine Carbine.

Book Review—Handbook of Machine Gun Support Equipment and Accessories 1895 – 1945

This massive tome is a full-color catalog of everything you never knew you needed for the favorite Class III gun in your life.

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