Discover the history and development of weaponry through the ages with The Illustrated History of Weapons series. These comprehensive visual reference books explore the craftsmanship and progression of weaponry and cover the many important conflicts and historical events that have shaped the world we live in. These titles feature stunning photography, fascinating biographical information and detailed insight into the technology and tactics of the battlefield, and cover the evolution of early knives and swords through to the pistols and rifles of modern times. Selling Points -There is a great deal of interest in weaponry: according to Google, there are an average of 368,000 searches for 'swords', over 670,00 searches for 'knives', and 450,000 searches for 'pistol' and 'rifle' respectively each month. -Stunning series look with great collectability at a great price. -Perfect gift for the history buff or weapons enthusiast.