• The Ferguson Rifle: Could Have Changed the American Revolution

    The Ferguson Rifle: Could Have Changed the American Revolution (Paperback) By (author) Tim Jarvis

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    DescriptionFrom demonstrating his rifle in front of King George III in October, 1776 to his death at the Battle of Kings Mountain, author Tim Jarvis tells the story of Patrick Ferguson and his patented breech loading rifle known as the Ferguson Rifle.The author provides facts based off of original documentation as well as his own personal experiences with his own reproduction Ferguson Rifle. The different theories surrounding the eventual disbandment of the rifle, the rifle's dominant impact at the Battle of Brandywine Creek, and the potentially fateful encounter Ferguson had with who he believed to be General Washington are all included within the chapters of this book.The Ferguson Rifle is an important but often untold story that is part of the war that made America. The author explains why he believes the Ferguson Rifle could have had a much larger impact and how it could have changed the American Revolution.


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    Title
    The Ferguson Rifle
    Subtitle
    Could Have Changed the American Revolution
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Tim Jarvis
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 120
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 7 mm
    Weight: 186 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780557591497
    ISBN 10: 055759149X
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    BIC E4L: HIS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.0
    BIC subject category V2: HB
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS000000
    Publisher
    Lulu.com
    Imprint name
    Lulu.com
    Publication date
    15 July 2011