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The way of the gun : a bloody journey into the world of firearms

Author: Iain Overton
Publisher: [Toronto, Ontario] : Signal, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Canadian editionView all editions and formats
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Examines the role that guns play in the 21st century with a key focus on gun crime.
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Additional Physical Format: Overton, Iain, 1973-, author.
Way of the gun.:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Signal, 2016.
(CaOONL)20159077036
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Overton
ISBN: 9780771068652 0771068654
OCLC Number: 928679812
Description: xiv, 356 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: I. Introduction. The gun --
II. Pain. The dead --
The wounded --
The suicidal --
III. Power. The killers --
The criminals --
The police --
The military --
IV. Pleasure. The civilians --
The hunters --
The sex pistols --
V. Profit. The traders --
The smugglers --
The lobbyists --
The manufacturers --
The free.
Responsibility: Iain Overton.

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Examines the role that guns play in the 21st century with a key focus on gun crime.

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