The Hand Grenade

The Hand Grenade

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Allowing the user to inflict damage on his opponent within throwing range without leaving cover, the portable, lethally efficient hand grenade is a ubiquitous weapon of modern warfare, and has now found its way into law-enforcement arsenals too. Featuring specially commissioned full-colour artwork and an array of revealing photographs of grenades in use and in close-up, this engaging study explores and assesses the origins, development, combat use, and lasting legacy of the formidable military hand grenade.Antipersonnel HE/fragmentation hand grenades have changed little in the last 20 a€“30 years. ... Development will no doubt continue on the relatively new stun grenades, and efforts are under way to make smoke grenades less toxic and burn inanbsp;...

Title:The Hand Grenade
Author:Gordon L. Rottman, Johnny Shumate
Publisher:Osprey Publishing - 2015-02-20


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming