From David Crocket with “Old Betsy” to the mountain men and their Hawkens to the buffalo hunters and their Sharps and Winchester ‘73s- these are the rifles that fire the imagination of both hunters and historians.
Now, Gun Digest Presents a unique compilation of articles celebrating these iconic guns. Classic Sporting Rifles, written by a “who’s who” of gun writers from the twentieth century, includes stories by: Col. Townsend Whelen (aka, Mr. Rifleman), Elmer Keith, Jack O’Connor, Warren Page, Jim Carmichel, and more!
Between the legendary writers- their fascinating lives, interests and adventures- and the iconic rifles, this volume has something for everyone.
For the hunter, the historian, the gun collector, and anyone who just loves to sit by a fire when it’s raining outside and read about guns, Classic Sporting Rifles is a mist-have resource.