Ou might find some of of Keith s attitudes "About Certain Animals Such As "certain animals such as magpies and other scavengers to be disturbing They weren t in 1950 Keith was born in 1899 and lived in a time when our nderstanding about nature
and our place in it was very different then how we see things in 2014This also applies our place in it was very different then how we see things in 2014This also applies his attitudes about the roles of the sexes and race relationships I m always saying that if such things bother you that much then this is not a book you will want to read for while it isn t freuent it does pop p now and again You will also notice that at times it seems. Llow through rib and stock pitch wing shooting snap shooting deliberate work and pass shooting Stock dimensions come in for detailed study as well as the proper shot size for each bore and choke and size of bird hunted Richly illustrated with examples of fine European British and American guns this book is considered by many to be the standard reference work on this subject of shotguns About the Author Elmer Keith Has A Elmer Keith has a of foundation for writing this authoritative book on shotguns In his lifetime he has had.
review Shotguns by KeithElmer Keith has forgotten about shotgunsgunsshooting than most of will ever know Classic A classic reference book shotguns Elmer Keith was a true firearms expert and he was also very outspoken when it came to his opinions and beliefs This book was published in 1950 so obviously things have changed since it was written Technology attitudes and Nevertheless it s an interesting book and I m of the opinion that one can always pick p something new regardless of how many years have gone by Shotguns is a good firearms book A few things I feel that I should point out though This is a facsimile of the revised 1961 edition of Shotguns by Keith by Elmer Keith Elmer Keith is one of America’s foremost authorities on guns shooting and hunting and provides in this book detailed information covering shotgun actions The double and repeating shotguns are described thoroughly along with stocking sights and sighting patterns loads chokes and many other details from the viewpoint of the hunters and trap and skeet shooters Shotgun fans will appreciate the author’s down to earth advice on swing lead fo.
#of consciousness as #consciousness narrative device Elmer Keith would be classified as being semi illiterate in our day and age Keith s reuired a deft editorial touch Often Keith will repeat himself and sometimes seemingly contradict himself He doesn t but you the reader need to exercise a little patienceKeith does defend and explain his statements but in a manner befitting his generation In the end I just like reading the older firearms books It s fascinating to see how ideas have changed but also how they haven t Another great addition to my collection. A staggering amount of experience with just about every type of shotgun and shell and conducted extensive tests on all of them He is renowned as a North American big game hunter because of his successful pursuit of game from Mexico to Alaska During World War II in his capacity as head of inspection and proof firing at Ogden Arsenal he test fired over 5000 shotguns and sed at one time over a period of two months sed over one hundred cases
of shells In his career he has tested everything from flintlocks toshells In his career he has tested everything from flintlocks to latest aut. ,