A sweeping view of the rifles & carbines that made up Japan's arsenal during that conflict. 81 photos, numerous illus; 8.5x11 inches, 64 pgs. .
'Japanese Rifles of World War II
is a sweeping view of the rifles & carbines that made up Japan's arsenal during that conflict.
Chapters include Arisaka development & Japanese rifle markings; the Type 38 rifle, carbine, & cavalry rifle, the Type 44 carbine' the Type I rifle; the Type 99 rifle & long rifle; the Type 2 paratroop rifle; and Concentric Circle rifles.
Additional chapters deal with sniper rifles, the Naval Special Type 99 rifle, the Type 02/45 rifle, the North China Type 19 carbine, training rifles, bayonets & slings.