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Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
317818346
14350 Clay Terrace Blvd
Carmel, IN
 
Prototech Enterprises
317250964
1788 Spruce Dr
Carmel, IN
 
Clark Shooting Supplies
317844776
15 Sleepy Hollow Ln
Carmel, IN
 
Howard, Michael E
15813 River Birch Rd
Westfield, IN
 
Welsh Sporting Goods
317896341
17021 Joliet Rd
Westfield, IN
 
Carmel Blu Blak Service
317846229
141 Ute Dr
Carmel, IN
 
Quartermaster Law Enforcement Equipment
317566001
620 Suite N South Rangeline Rd
Carmel, IN
 
B & D Guns
(317) 877-1239
2918 E State Rd 38
Westfield, IN
 
Penley, Dianne E
(317) 877-1239
2918 E State Rd 38
Westfield, IN
 
Costin Hunting Supplies
317849211
6520 Castle Knoll Ct
Indianapolis, IN
 

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.

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