Category: Antiques Collectibles

Download 2009 Standard Catalog of Firearms by Dan Shideler PDF

By Dan Shideler

Великолепный каталог лёгкого стрелкового оружия. Содержит 7500 фотографий, цены на более чем 25000 моделей огнестрельного оружия, изготовленных с 1836 г. по настоящее время. Предназначен для коллекционеров и всех любителей оружия.
Это копия официального pdf-файла, шедшего на CD-диске в комплекте с бумажным изданием. Качество очень высокое. Есть возможность поиска по тексту.

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Download Traditional Tomahawk Making Secrets by Joe Kertzman PDF

By Joe Kertzman

Learn how local american citizens and early blade smiths shaped the fierce and really good tomahawk. There are fewer cool edged guns on this planet, says writer Joe Szilaski, a typical contributor to BLADE® journal and an entire knife and tomahawk maker.

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Download Warman's Matchbox Field Guide: Values And Identification by Tom Larson PDF

By Tom Larson

Good things certainly do are available in small programs - 500,000 plus creditors of Matchbox[registered] cars will attest to that. This pocket sized advisor provides creditors much-needed portability, and greater than seven-hundred stellar color photographs to aid determine their favorite autos. This booklet includes: actual costs and outlines to assist creditors make shrewdpermanent offerings whilst trading; recommendation on the place to discover automobiles; and trustworthy proof jam-packed right into a enjoyable and convenient layout. creditors are constantly searching for infrequent reveals to augment their assortment and this fact-packed advisor offers the actual pricing they want.

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Download Encyclopedia of Geochemistry by Martin Mihaljevic (auth.) PDF

By Martin Mihaljevic (auth.)

Geochemistry makes use of the equipment and philosophies of chemistry to discover and comprehend the Earth from the main common degrees. the sector has moved on from a prehistoric curiosity in metals, chert and clay, to turn into a latest technological know-how, using subtle recommendations to appreciate the Earth's methods and evolution. by way of having a look deeply into the Earth's components, scientists may be able to be certain theories on its formation and, by way of corollary, at the formation of different planets within the universe. simply because geochemistry contains extensive, unique examinations of items of the planet, the topic touches upon many features of alternative medical explorations, reminiscent of predicting earth tremors and volcanoes, the foundation of existence, environmental illness and waste administration, and discovering mineral and natural ores.
The Encyclopedia of Geochemistry is an entire and authoritative reference textual content to this evolving box. Over two hundred overseas scientists, each one specialists of their specialties, have written over 340 separate issues on diverse features of geochemistry together with organics, hint components, isotopes, low and high temperature geochemistry and ore deposits, to call quite a few. The tools used to refine geochemical ideas are every one defined intimately, and the chemical components have their very own separate entries which come with universal mineralogical, petrological and sedimentological depictions.
each one subject contains cross-referencing to comparable articles, and likewise has its personal reference record to guide the reader to the fundamental articles in the released literature. The entries are prepared alphabetically, for simple entry, and the topic and quotation indices are accomplished and extensive.

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Download The Book of Deer (Library of Celtic Illuminated Manuscripts) by Roy Elsworth, Peter Berresford Ellis PDF

By Roy Elsworth, Peter Berresford Ellis

The unique ebook of Deer defined as «one of the imperative antiquities of Scotland» is a 9th century Celtic/Pictish Gospel illuminated manuscript, preserved within the Library of Cambridge collage united kingdom. It was once copied and illustrated through unknown clergymen within the Celtic monastery of Deer close to Aberdeen. The illustrations have a childlike caliber, and such color as continues to be is washes more often than not now in pastel shades. unusually for what was once meant to be a major ceremonial ebook there are noticeable error within the Knotwork borders. The textual content is in relatively undesirable Latin with later Scottish Gaelic additions. It differs markedly from the later booklet of Kells which nonetheless has subtle, super exact initials, illustrations, and identify pages nonetheless in brilliant color. It additionally differs in actual fact from its difficult and complicated Pagan predecessors similar to the Gundestrup Cauldron.
This ebook has 3 photographic plates, front disguise plate and its opposite, replicate imaged, exhibiting the bad maintenance and noticeable fading of the unique. It additionally has smooth line drawn actual representations of all of the drawings, illustrations, and initials, by means of Roy Ellsworth, from it namesake. those include even more element than the an identical photographic plates because of fading of the unique from the unique most likely black inks to darkish and infrequently gentle brown. those sleek illustrations express the color washes as crosshatched shading. They convey virtually misplaced info, optimistically, within the similar line power because the unique had within the 9th century.
The illustrations from the publication of Kells look reproduced in different locations from one in all my T Shirts, to embroidery, WWW websites and various different areas. this may be very unlikely from both the pictures or the exact line drawings. This publication as a result additionally includes simplified, and a bit corrected, drawings of the illustrations to illustrate building equipment. «To permit an exploration of ones personal color arrangements».
The vibrant historical past of the e-book from an outline of the basis of the monastery at Deer, to its rediscovery within the library of Cambridge collage, together with its organization with the old Scottish King MacBeth, is via the famous Celtic pupil Peter Berresford Ellis. He additionally offers particular descriptions of all of the illustrations evaluating them with either past, and later Celtic treasures. he's of the opinion that the really unusual depiction of legs and toes, of the apostles can be an echo of the squatting place within which Celtic Gods are usually portrayed.

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Download Knight's Cross with diamonds recipients 1941-45 by Gordon Williamson, Ramiro Bujeiro PDF

By Gordon Williamson, Ramiro Bujeiro

On 1 September 1939, the Knight's pass of the Iron pass used to be created through Hitler. it may be dispensed to all ranks inside any department of the Wehrmacht, Waffen-SS or the auxiliary providers, and it was once the top award that the 3rd Reich may perhaps provide. through the conflict, new grades of Knight's pass have been further. The Diamonds have been brought on 28 September 1941, and have been the subsequent optimum grade above the Oakleaves and Swords. in basic terms 27 awards of Diamonds have been made in the course of the conflict growing an elite echelon of struggle heroes and lots of of the awards have been made for acts of maximum bravery that are specified during this quantity.

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Download Mauser Military Rifles of the World by Robert W. D. Ball PDF

By Robert W. D. Ball

More versions — extra photographs — extra History

Robert Ball, the world's most popular authority on Mauser army rifles, keeps to scour the continents looking for extra info and types of this ubiquitous rifle. His years of study and services culminate during this definitive, full-color Mauser reference.

In this re-creation, you are going to find:

  • Previously unknown variations
  • Rare insurance of experimental guns and prototypes
  • Meticulously cataloged descriptions, old backgrounds, version specifics and markings, and distinctive photographs

One of a sort, this variation is the main exhaustive reference ever for Mauser army rifles!

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Download Buying and Selling Sports Collectibles on eBay by Bill Froloff PDF

By Bill Froloff

If you?re a activities collectible fanatic, you'll be shocked on the outstanding wealth of treasures eBay offers?right at your fingertips. "Buying & promoting activities Collectibles on eBay" is the consultant you wish for undertaking in-depth learn, discovering precisely what you?re trying to find on-line, and making clever bids. steer clear of undesirable buys with insider tips about savvy bidding techniques. Are you curious about promoting your individual activities collectibles on eBay? learn the way you could arrange store as you get recommendation for taking and posting photographs, writing catchy descriptions, and surroundings your beginning cost. no matter if you?re trying to find the baseball card that would whole your assortment or trying to find the top supply on an autographed jersey, "Buying & promoting activities Collectibles on eBay" delivers the abilities you want to meet your pursuits fast and common.

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Download Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology [Vol 22] by Kirk-Othmer PDF

By Kirk-Othmer

The 5th variation of the Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical expertise builds upon the cast starting place of the former variations, that have confirmed to be a mainstay for chemists, biochemists, and engineers at educational, commercial, and executive associations on the grounds that ebook of the 1st variation in 1949. the hot version comprises important changes and modernization of the content material to mirror adjustments and advancements in chemical know-how.

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Download Classic Handguns of the 20th Century: A Shooter's and by David W. Arnold PDF

By David W. Arnold

This excessive quality reference deals readers a dynamic vibrant depiction of handguns major to days passed by. greater than 20 versions from the 1900s are coated - the Colt SAA, Smith & Wesson.357 Magnum, Walther P-38, Beretta ninety two - comparable to the times of gunfighters and cowboy motion heroes. in line with the sequence of featured twentieth century handguns from Handguns journal, every one bankruptcy will contain thorough assurance of a selected version, together with ancient value of the version; technical requirements; timeline of layout alterations, diversifications, finishes and fabric; info on derivatives and clones; collector values; and dealing with and working features. Full-colour ancient images provide readers a nostalgic glimpse into the prior lifetime of renowned twentieth century handguns

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