Bayonets Beaver Dam WI

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Bayonets. You will find helpful, informative articles about Bayonets, including "Bayonets: An Illustrated History". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Beaver Dam, WI that will answer all of your questions about Bayonets.

Big Rogers Gun & Ammo
(920) 887-8370
W 9700 Canary Rd
Beaver Dam, WI
 
Mills Fleet Farm Inc
920885978
1815 North Spring St
Beaver Dam, WI
 
Whiteco
920386273
125 Leonard Ave
Juneau, WI
 
Kurts Guns
920386231
W 5823 Hwy 60
Juneau, WI
 
Phenix Arms & Restoration
920927360
N1910 River Oaks Rd
Reeseville, WI
 
Advanced Combat Supplies
920326413
W10795 Mikard Rd
Beaver Dam, WI
 
Rons Gun Shop
920928349
N10773 Hwy A
Fox Lake, WI
 
Dam Sport Shop
920296293
W6245 Park Dr
Burnett, WI
 
D & K Sales And Service
920927326
N1976 River Oaks Rd
Reeseville, WI
 
Horicon Rod & Gun Club
(920) 485-9972
W5612 Prospect Road
Horicon, WI
 

Bayonets: An Illustrated History

Bayonets: An Illustrated History
August 11, 2008
by  Blade Staff
Posed against the technology of today’s modern warfare, the bayonet seems out of place, an anachronism in the post-nuclear age. When you think of a bayonet your mind likely pictures a WWI- or WWII-era basic training camp with doughboys running full-tilt at a straw dummy and an angry drill instructor screaming “Kill” at the top of his lungs. 

Maybe you picture a Civil War daguerreotype of a lone Confederate soldier, a look of deadly seriousness on his face, his gun at the ready complete with bayonet, sharpened and ready for any hand-to-hand combat he might face on the fields of battle. Or, perhaps you see an infantry division on Omaha Beach, charging into battle.

 It’s a rare occasion when today’s fighting men and women use a bayonet. The M16 carries a bayonet lug, but it’s hardly ever put to use. Acts of war are done remotely, with the push of a button. Bayonets: An Illustrated History pays tribute to these weapons that brought war up-close and personal. It’s not a glorification of battle, but a catalog of 300 bayonets from 37 countries. 

Inside you’ll find 250 pages of color photos that document the huge variety of styles. The history, evolution, and development are traced along with period photos. Blade enthusiasts will love the close-up pictures that show every detail of hilt and blade.

Buy your copy of Bayone...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Blade

© 2012  

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service