A first edition of this original WW2 Thompson Sub Machine Gun handbook, published in September 1941. This book is a concise and practical guide to the handling and maintenance of the 'Tommy Gun' as used by the allied armies during WW2. Full of fascinating information and well illustrated with diagrams and photos of the Thompson, service rifle and bayonet, this book will tell you all you need to know about the workings of the Thompson Sub Machine gun. It also covers the use of the .303 Lee Enfield service rifle and bayonet.
In good condition. The card cover is in good condition, with minor signs of use and slightly creased corners. The stapled binding is good and secure. The text and illustrations are in good condition. There is a small ink signature, ‘Wren J. C. Jackson, Louisburg, Quebec’, on the front cover.
Published: 1941 Card cover with stapled binding Illustrated with 13 b/w plates and 21 line drawings Dimensions : 180mm x 125mm Pages: 48