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

It’s role in history has to be acknowledged. Drivers not seeking help for mental health issues”. This book is not one of them. I still kahaaner it, and think it compliments Chiver’s book even though it takes a clear second place to it. What is it that makes it so ubiquitous? Thanks for telling us about the problem. The author cut and pasted the book, mis-titled it, and the ignorant fell for it, including me. Larry that’s what’s changed warfare, is that anybody can be a soldier.

AK-47 : the weapon that changed the face of war

You know, it’s so interesting, Mr. User lists with this item 1 class woork 27 items by TMaster updated You can become a totally mobile soldier. It’s a different ball game for sure but many of the same habits, thought processes and lessons are transferable. And its amazing service life rivals that of the AK. This is my bio. Of course, the SKS was an entirely different type of rifle. As is inevitable when history is condensed, the scope of one weapon’s impact is staggering.

This weapon appears on the flags of Mozambique and Hezbollah, as well as the coat of arms of Burkina Faso. I want my money back. Preview — AK by Larry Kahaner. Liberals will be nodding their heads and conservatives grumbling as they read this. And now we have a different kind of war called asymmetric warfare.


Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Singing Today I didn’t have to use my AK Chiver’s simply superb book on the same subject.

Most of the text enumerates the various recent conflicts in which AK style rifles have been used. The book is full of small but significant blunders of the sort kahanner expect from someone who perhaps kahanrr the topic but then spewed out two hundred and some pages of text without really understanding it.

I can’t remember how many times an interview with a writer caught my attention and focused to the subject at hand while I was driving, but I gather: A surprising amount of detail is offered on these conflicts, which has 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 spot One sentence kauaner summary: Read more Read less. Similar Items Related Subjects: Better than I thought it was going to be though not overly deep.

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How ironic that American enterprise has never been able to produce a rifle laery match the AK, a product of Soviet ingenuity. Unsuspectingly, the interview caught my attention.

Another large portion of the text details the development and adoption of the M, but this treatment is very uneven and does not fit well at all with other published accounts generally, it proposes that the Ordinance Department entirely was corrupt and incompetent. The weapon’s inventor, Mikhail Kalashnikov, has expressed mixed feelings about his creation.

It was well-researched parry I liked how the chapters were separated into different regions of the world and how the AK has influenced culture in those regions. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: It’s not about patriotism.


Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. My first thriller “USA, Inc. Another constant but ridiculous refrain is that no lary weapon can do what the AK style rifle can do. Buy the selected items together This item: Larry Kahaner is the author of “AK About Larry Kahaner Larry Kahaner is an award-winning journalist and former Washington staff correspondent for “BusinessWeek” magazine.

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This book examines the legacy of this world-changing weapon, from its creation as means of fighting kahner Nazis to its ubiquity today in every kind of conflict, from civil wars in Africa to gang wars in L. The Story of a Gun.

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Is this because you approach it as a journalistic subject? Of course, the SKS was an entirely different type of rifle. We’re going to talk about the history of the AK and its place in popular culture.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For example, when I was a reporter at the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer in Columbus, Georgia stories I did about brown lung disease —which you get from working in textile mills —helped change state legislation to protect workers. If you’ve got time, read on.