Chinn, George M.
Book Title The Machine Gun, Vol. 1 History Evolution and Development of Manual, Automatic, and Airborne Repeating Weapons
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Hardcover
Book Condition Fair with no dust jacket
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher's Name Bureau of Ordnance, Department of the Navy 1951
Seller ID or SKU 62253
Blue cover gold lettering. Vol 1. only. Front hinge cracked but not detached. Contents clean. Former owners name on front endpaper. George Morgan Chinn (January 15, 1902 – September 4, 1987) was an American weapons expert and soldier. He attended Centre College.Bill Bright said of him "He did for military weapons what Wozniak and Gates did for computers. He added the right pieces to make them reliable and usable. He was what was then called a garage (in his case, cave) inventor." ; Vol. 1; Photographs, illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 688 pages