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  • A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms
  • Written by: Chris Kyle, William Doyle
  • Narrated by: John Pruden
  • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
  • 4.7 out of 5 stars (3 ratings)

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Written by: Chris Kyle,William Doyle
Narrated by: John Pruden
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Publisher's Summary

At the time of his tragic death in February 2013, former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, the most accomplished sniper in U.S. military history, was finishing a remarkable book that retold American history through the lens of a hand-selected list of firearms. Kyle masterfully argues that guns have played a fascinating, indispensable, and often under-appreciated role in our national story.

Kyle carefully chose ten guns to help tell his story, including the American long rifle, Colt .45 revolver, Winchester rifle, .38 police handgun, and M-16 rifle platform Kyle himself used as a SEAL. This is also the story of how American innovation, creativity, and industrial genius has constantly pushed technology - and U.S. power - forward.

©2013 Chris Kyle (P)2013 HarperCollinsPublishers
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