The new 648-page 3rd Edition features a completely new front section, with superb color illustrations – featuring the photography of award-winning photojournalist Dennis Adler. Adler has created a selection of beautiful images celebrating some of the most spectacular of Colt firearms – many from the distinguished collection of Dr. Joseph A. Murphy.
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The most significant addition is increased serialization, enabling the reader to determine the year of manufacture on most Colts between 1836-1997! The engraving section has also been expanded to 24 pages, featuring some of the world’s finest engraved Colts. The bibliography and historical chronology have also been updated. All Colt revolvers, pistols, long arms, automatic weapons, and countless items of memorabilia are described and reviewed in detail. The Book of Colt Firearms is a complete Colt library in a single volume.
Release date: October, 2008