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By Gerry Souter

ISBN-10: 1597976903

ISBN-13: 9781597976909

Gun possession has lengthy been a hot-button subject within the usa, and the nationwide Rifle organization has the attractiveness of being a firm of essentially politically conservative participants. American Shooter offers a distinct examine gun possession, handgun bans, taking pictures activities, and the debate over tips to interpret the second one modification from the perspective of a liberal gun proprietor and enthusiast.

Gerry Souter examines the historical past of firearms within the usa, from the settlers who carried matchlock muskets ashore at Jamestown to the electorate who buy weapons in checklist numbers this present day. contemporary perfect courtroom judgements that uphold the ideal to endure hands have galvanized electorate on each side of the talk, making the gun factor warmer than ever. to supply a private view, Souter weaves in stories of his personal stories with weapons, together with activity capturing as a tender guy, looking and bonding along with his father, and dealing with the smoking finish of a muzzle as a world photojournalist.

American Shooter is either a heritage and a private trip that lines the trail of yank gun possession tradition from the Revolution to this present day. It recounts how the rustic has lived with weapons from the flintlock hung over the hearth to the concealed-carry, laser-sighted Glock semiautomatic pistol tucked away within the hidden pocket of a mom’s handbag.

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