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The Resource Arms & armor, written by Michèle Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]

Arms & armor, written by Michèle Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]

Label
Arms & armor
Title
Arms & armor
Statement of responsibility
written by Michèle Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A photo essay examining the design, construction, and uses of hand weapons and armor from a Stone Age axe to the revolvers and rifles of the Wild West
Member of
Cataloging source
KNJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byam, Michèle
Dewey number
355.8/241
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1240
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
6-8
LC call number
J355.82 BYA
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
King, Dave
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
Study program name
Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weapons
  • Armor
  • Armor
  • Weapons
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Arms & armor, written by Michèle Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prehistoric weapons -- Missile weapons -- The first warriors -- Greeks and Romans -- Weapons from barbarian Europe -- European swords -- Crossbows and longbows -- Axes, daggers, and knives -- Mail and plate armor -- A suit of armor -- Helmets -- Tilting armor -- An Indian warrior -- Indian weapons -- A Japanese samurai -- Early firearms -- Flintlock firearms -- Dueling swords -- Dueling pistols -- Attack by highwaymen -- Bizarre handweapons -- Grenadiers and cavalry -- Keeping law and order -- Pistols -- Percussion firearms -- Guns that won the West -- North American Indians -- Did you know? -- Who's who? -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781405346603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
ocn746169589
Label
Arms & armor, written by Michèle Byam ; [special photography, Dave King]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prehistoric weapons -- Missile weapons -- The first warriors -- Greeks and Romans -- Weapons from barbarian Europe -- European swords -- Crossbows and longbows -- Axes, daggers, and knives -- Mail and plate armor -- A suit of armor -- Helmets -- Tilting armor -- An Indian warrior -- Indian weapons -- A Japanese samurai -- Early firearms -- Flintlock firearms -- Dueling swords -- Dueling pistols -- Attack by highwaymen -- Bizarre handweapons -- Grenadiers and cavalry -- Keeping law and order -- Pistols -- Percussion firearms -- Guns that won the West -- North American Indians -- Did you know? -- Who's who? -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781405346603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
ocn746169589

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