C-9088 Zips, Pipes, And Pens: Arsenal Of Improvised Weapons


Through rare photos of ingenius & very deadly improvised weapons collected from prisons, police departments and Third World countries, Mr. Truby demonstrates that from a technological & psychological standpoint, gun control doesnÂ’t work. Truby categorizes a wide variety of improvised/modified firearms, describes their anatomy and technology, then their distribution and use. Finally, he presents some examples created by guerrillas, secret agents, criminals, prisoners, freedom fighters and hobbyists worldwide. 51/2 x 81/2, softcover, photos, illus., 160 pp.