AK 47 by Larry Kahaner, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. In a new book, author Larry Kahaner traces the weapon’s role in Joining us now is Larry Kahaner, author of “AK The Weapon That. Larry Kahaner talked about his book [AK The Weapon that Changed the Face of War], published by John Wiley and Sons.

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Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Informative and legitimately chilling. This inspired a woman in the midwest to start her own business. And once you’ve bombed the place with all of your smart weapons, what’s left except going am, as we see sometimes on television. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

And this accounts for the popularity of the weapon. On the other side of that you have the machine gun, which you can’t really carry around but is so deadly.

‘AK-47: The Weapon Changed the Face of War’

And as I got into it, I realize it’s a fascinating story. During the s and into the s, Kahaner has been a regular contributor to Fleet Ownera transportation and logistics print magazine and online publication.

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If you’ve got time, read on. This publications highlights all the political ramifications associated with this superb weapon, Lary Kahaner is brutally honest and as an avid member of the shooting sport myself, I felt that the author had no particular axe to grind and the book was a joy to read.

The AK has done more damage than most have realized; it will be hard to tear from the grips of many larrh I thought this book was very fascinating.

AK tells the story of the invention and subsequent impact on world security of the Avtomat Kalashnikovaprobably the most famous and recognizable assault rifle in the world. It was during World War II, and the Germans had invented an absolutely new form of warfare kwhaner no one had ever seen before called the blitzkrieg.

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Preview — AK by Larry Kahaner. And that’s why it’s such an effective weapon for our modern warfare. No single weapon has spread so much raw power to so many people in so little time—and had such a devastating effect—as the AK assault rifle.


I do not agree with the negative reviews regarding inaccuracies in the technical aspects of the book. Back cover copy “A chilling and perversely entertaining look at the dark side of innovation. I recommend with this learning about the Soviet-Afghan War, and along with this, other areas of history where Soviet Influence kahandr found it’s w For anyone interested in the way the world is shaped today, one must read this book in order to understand how it is that weapons function within our society.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. And actually, the United States is a fairly peaceful country, kahanre how many guns we have. A surprising amount of detail is offered on these conflicts, which have essentially nothing to do with the AK or any other rifle but more to do with a sort of geopolitical review of so-called Third World hot spots.

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He writes again and again how this conflict and that conflict were “AK fueled. In all a good read.

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